19th Century, Pipe Bowl, African Head Portrait Design
19th Century Black History African Head Design Pipe Bowl. 19th Century, Black History Related Pipe Bowl, African Head Portrait Design, 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. An important, sad reminder of the previous history of American racial exploitation..