Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Atlas Pipe

 Meerschaum pipe, Atlas, in Greek mythology, son of the Titan Lapetus and the nymph Clymene, and brother of Prometheus fought with the Titans in the war against the Olympic deities. As punishment, he was condemned to bear forever the heavens on his back. 8.5" l., 3.5" h. 

(Courtesy of a Private Collection)

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