Events & Celebrations
|Category||8: Communication Artifact|
|Donor||Town of Mission|
a- Bowl and stem made of wood. Bowl has two silver crests which read "1929 Village of Mission, Commissioners" and "1962 Town of Mission City Mayor & Aldermen"
b-silver-coloured metal cap which fits over hole of bowl
|Dimensions||H-9 L-56 cm|
|Provenance||This pipe was carved by Anthony Taulbut after a dispute at a Village of Mission council meeting in 1929. He presented the council with this peace pipe for the sake of peace among them. Smoking the pipe became a tradition at every council meeting until it was retired (in 1962?).|