Clay Pipe - Ceramic, Charles Crop, London, England, 1856-circa 1891 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 590

One clay pipe stem with a maker's mark: 'C. CROP', 'LONDON'. Was manufactured by Charles Crop of London between 1856 and circa 1891.
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: 1856-c 1891
References: Jack 1986: 128; MacReady and Goodwyn 1990: 55
  1. [Article - Journal] Jack, I. 1986. Clay Tobacco Pipes Exported from Scotland to Australia in the Nineteenth Century: Some Preliminary Observations. Historic Clay Tobacco Pipe Studies. 3: 124-134., 1986, 128 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

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