Incised Pipe Bowl

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Title

Incised Pipe Bowl

Subject

Artifacts

Description

This clay pipe bowls was found at a site in Caroline County on the northern Coastal Plain. It dates to the Early Historic period and features an incised design. Virginia Indians manufactured and used clay smoking pipes beginning in the Early Woodland period, and continued the practice in the Early Historic period. Decorated clay pipes were one of the goods that native people traded in order to navigate relationships with colonists. (Photo enhanced)

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Date

900 - 1700 C.E.

Format

.JPG, 595 × 532

Type

Image

Coverage

Caroline County

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

595 × 532

Files

44CE0003_311a147_ceramic_pipe.jpg

Citation

“Incised Pipe Bowl,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed September 24, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/545.

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