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Object ID 001620

Object Name Sir Burton pipe

Object Desc Sir Burton smoking pipe. Made from Algerian imported briar.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001318

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Tobacco Exhibit Counter

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Sir Burton Pipe,pipes,smoking,tobacco,

Title Sir Burton pipe

Description Sir Burton straight stem pipe. Mouthpiece/ stem are black with an engraved soldier (maker's mark). A silver ring seperates the mouthpiece from the bowl. The bowl is dark brown with grain. Right side of bowl reads "Algerian Imported Briar" and Left side reads "Sir Burton." Bowl sits at a 90 degree angle.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 6

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 1.5

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Dimensions were taken as follows: Height: Rim of bowl to bottom of bowl Length: bowl to mouthpiece Width: R to L side of bowl Diameter: Rim to Rim of bowl

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin


Maker Details

Maker Mark Soldier


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Image Caption CMY001318

Description Sir Burton smoking pipe


Date FEB 27,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Cassie Coffey

Notes Discoloring and teeth marks are present on mouth piece. Bowl has blackened and suffered chips and scratches from use. Silver ring is tarnished.


Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit Counter from Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 - automatic entry by admin

Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin