Female Effigy Pipe

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This effigy pipe is unique because it's one of the few representations we have of a female form.

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Woman Effigy Pipe

Dr. Brad Lepper, Curator of Archaeology, describes why this depiction of a Hopewell woman is such an incredible archaeological find. View File Details Page

Symbolic Meaning of the Woman Effigy Pipe

While the Woman Effigy Pipe may seem to be a simple representation at first glance, Dr. Brad Lepper, Curator of Archaeology, discusses how it may have been layered with symbolic meaning for its creators. View File Details Page

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“Female Effigy Pipe,” Ohio History Center, accessed June 20, 2018, http://resources.ohiohistory.org/OhioHistoryCenter/items/show/4.

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