|Leads to||"The legend writ, the stain affected, the key in Silence undetected, fifty-five in iron pen, Mr. Matlack can't offend."|
|Found by||Ben Gates|
The Meerschaum pipe was found on the Charlotte. It is the clue that gave Ben Gates the idea about the Declaration of Independence. The stem of the pipe revealed a riddle when covered in an ink like liquid and rolled out on paper.