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Black History African Slave Head Design Clay Pipe Bowl
19th Century, Black History Related African Slave Head Portrait Pipe Bowl Design, Fired Clay, Fine.
This is an original, authentic Black History related Pipe Head, no stem present, made of fired Clay, measuring about 1.25" high. It was formed in a mold, joining the two halves with a fine seam at center. This is an above average example that was actually used, the left side slightly darkend from smoke and having a deeply designed hair and facial details with ears intact as part of his profile. A reminder of the previous history of American racial exploitation.

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Black History African Slave Head Pipe Bowl

Estimate $250 - $300Jun 23, 2018