Section of water pipe
Overall: 2 x 9 3/4 in. ( 5.1 x 24.8 cm )
Cross section of wooden water pipe; pipe made by boring a hole through the center of a log.
Gift of Thomas E. Snook, Jr.
handwritten in ink: on paper label affixed to pipe: "SECTION OF CEDAR WATER PIPE DUG UP IN 1916 BY FREDERICK L. CRANFORD INC. AT PARK PLACE NEAR CHURCH STREET, NEW YORK CITY, ABOUT 5 FEET BELOW THE SURFACE - THIS PIPE WAS LAID IN THE PERIOD BETWEEN 1797 AND 1804 -"
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