CPF Meer - How Did I Do?

PipesMagazine Approved Sponsor

.
.

Log in

Search on Site

SmokingPipes.com Updates

4 Fresh Il Duca Pipes
12 Fresh Ropp Pipes
6 Fresh Grechukhin Design Pipes
New Accessories
12 Fresh Estate Pipes

PipesMagazine Approved Sponsor

.

.

Recent Posts

PipesMagazine Approved Sponsor

.

.
Status
Not open for further replies.

7charb

Preferred Member
Sep 13, 2019
1,040
2,772
Guerneville, CA

PipesMagazine Approved Sponsor

.
.

weezell

Preferred Member
Oct 12, 2011
11,916
21,389
Looks to be a type or style of a opera pipe. I always hope for the original case with it. Dimensions?...
 

weezell

Preferred Member
Oct 12, 2011
11,916
21,389
Yep, Opera pipe.Usually oval shapes,thinner bowls to easily slip inside of a coat pocket whilst at a social function...

 

jonasclark

Preferred Member
Aug 4, 2013
547
125
Seattle
These (and variants of an apple bowl and/or diamond shank) were not only opera pipes, but also the vogue in pipe shape/style for the Collegiate type around the turn of the century. Even Sears catalogs noted them as being "college style!" This is one of the few types I'm still hunting for. Great find, and I can't wait to see how it cleans up! That stem is most definitely bakelite, not amber, and could be a replacement but, if so, is exactly the shape of the original.
 
  • Like
Reactions: danimalia
Status
Not open for further replies.

PipesMagazine Approved Sponsor

.
.