Middle Woodland Period A.D. 200-500 Nelson County, Kentucky 5 in
Steatite, with extensive restoration. This pipe was found in 1936 in Nelson County, Kentucky and was acquired by of Earl Templeman of Cecilia, Kentucky. Mr. Templeman was born in 1895 and was the long time president (1951-1989) of the Cecilia Bank He assembled a large collection of prehistoric artifacts before his death in 1991.
Collection History: Earl Templeman Collection, Cecilia, KY Jan Sorgenfrei, Finslay, OH
Publications: Legends of Prehistoric Art, Vol. 2, Onken, Bobby, 2011, pg 543 Collectors of Historic and Prehistoric Art, Ballinger, 2012, pg 203
Provenance: From the Collection of Jan Sorgenfrei, Ohio