Tobacco pipe

Object Number: 
1940.937
Date: 
1861-1862
Medium: 
Clay
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. ( 7.6 x 5.7 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Black clay pipe with short, bulbous stem and bowl in the form of a man's face, and lip in the form of a Zouave soldier's fez cap.
Gallery Label: 
This pipe was made by Private Edward Hoffman of the 5th NY Infantry (Duryee's Zouaves) during the winter of 1861-1862, when the regiment was stationed at Fort Federal Hill in Baltimore, Maryland.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mary M. Bradley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group