Kneeling Human Effigy Pipe, Ohio, Mississippian, ca 1200 A.D.
A rare ceremonial Human Torso Effigy Pipe from Ohio in the form of a kneeling figure of brown hard stone. Carved three dimensionaly and in ceremonial position, the artist included minor details such as a belly button. Small chip to each of the foot. The bowl shows use and soil deposits from deposition. Length 2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm.) Height 2 1/4 in. (6.5 cm)