2017.68.2

Pipe wind cap from Calum (Salum) MacLean’s shop in Salum. Round metal cap for placing over the end of a smoker’s pipe in order to prevent the wind from disturbing the tabacco. These were used by sailors, crofters when in the hay barns, or by those not wanting holes burned into their clothes.

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Pedestal Unit 1: drawer 4
Current Location: normal location

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *