Clay Pipe

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0053
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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Pipe

Date:
1850

This carved wooden pipe in the German Ulmer style comes from the Lydia Leister household. The Leister home was used by General George Gordon Meade as his headquarters at Gettysburg. The pipe features a hinged metal cover that allowed its use during any kind of weather.

Description (physical):

Brass, cherry wood. L 12”

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0005
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Pipe

Date:
c. 1860s
Description (physical):

Clay, wood. L 15.5, D 4 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0053
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Tin Box With Tobacco

Date:
c. 1860s

Tobacco could be kept dry and safe in this hinged tin case.

Description (physical):

Metal, tobacco. L 13.5 cm, W 9 cm, H 3 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0054
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park