Clay Pipe - Ceramic, Thomas White & Co, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1823-1876 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 588

One plain (undecorated) fragment of clay pipe stem with a maker's mark 'TO. WHITE & C…' '..DINBURGH'. Was manufactured by Thomas White & Co of Edinburgh, who were in production between 1823 and 1876.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

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Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology, smoking
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Activity: Recreation
Specific Activity: Smoking
Trench Unit Number: ROW 16
Manufacturer: 1823-1876
References: Bradley 2000: 117; MacReady and Goodwyn 1990: 55; Davey 1987: 34
  1. [Article] Bradley, C. Smoking Pipes for the Archaeologist, in Karklins, Karlis. Studies in Material Culture Research., 2000, 117 Pages
  2. [Book], J Goodwyn, Sarah Macready, Slums and Self-Improvement: The History and Archaeology of the Mechanics Institute, Auckland, and its Chancery Street Neighbourhood, New Zealand Department of Conservation, Wellington, 1990, 1990, 55 Pages
  3. [Article] Davey, R J., et al. 1966. Studies on Mesozoic and Cainozoic dinoflagellate cysts. Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Geol.). Supp. 3: 248S., 1987, 34 Pages

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