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Object ID 800-84
Object Name Pipe, Platform
Count 1
Description Purple-grey pipestone. Oval bowl; curved base; 4 incised lines near stem-end; prow has encircling groove and 3 notches, end broken off?

Original catalog card: "Short-base Monitor Pipe. Locality: Aurora, Marquette County, Wis. Received from S. D. Mitchell Collection. Drab slate."
Material Stone
Dimensions H-2.7 W-1.8 L-6.3 cm
Collecting location Aurora, WI/Marquette County, WI
Collector Mitchell, Stephen D.
Other # Mitchell 40
Related Publications George A. West. "The Aboriginal Pipes of Wisconsin". Wisconsin Archeologist, Vol 4, Nos. 3 and 4, April-August 1905 (Fig. 110).
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