GBD Prodigy Straight Grain

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England, 1960-70s A very high grade GBD pipe marked both “Prodigy” and “Straight grain” made approximately between the late 1960s and late 1970s most probably by Horry Jamieson (ex Barling carver), who was experienced in freehand design and created many … Continued

DUNHILL Dress 4114

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England, 2004 Dunhill Dress pipes are relatively young; the series was introduced in 1973 and is distinguished by dark (in the most cases black) smooth finish. Despite the dark stain hiding natural briar grain the “Dress” pipes look luxurious indeed!

DUNHILL Cumberland 3103

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England, 2003 The “Cumberland” series is relatively young in comparison to other lines – it was introduced in 1979 and named in honor of Cumberland Street – the street where production and warehouse capacities of the company existed comfortably for … Continued

DUNHILL Bruyere bamboo

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England, 1998 The idea of using bamboo came from the WWII times when supply of briar to the United kingdom faced a really dramatical shortage and the English manufacturers looked for any possibility to use different materials if not for … Continued

ORLIK Hurricane 21479

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England, 1980-90s The patent 2135179 (https://patents.google.com/patent/US2135179) for a “hurricane type” pipe with the integrated wind cap was issued to Frederick Hudes in 1938 in the USA. So it’s the most probably an American invention. But contrary to others numerous novelties … Continued

GBD Popular 397

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England, 1950s The history of the English pipe making, condition of the pipe and the sort of briar hint this pipe was made before the 1960s: the deep distinct sandblasted surface reminds Dunhill Tanshell and Shell pipes made within the … Continued

COMOY’S pipe bag

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England The pipe bag can comfortably accommodate 2 pipes. The bag has normal used condition not excluding some surface wear, but without any identified major issues. Approximate dimensions 15.5 x 9 cm (6.1 x 3.5″).

GBD Dr. Plumb’s two pipe bag

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England The pipe bag can comfortably accommodate 2 pipes, necessary accessories and tobacco itself in separate pockets. The bag has normal used condition not excluding some surface wear, but without any identified major issues. Approximate dimensions 19 x 10 cm … Continued

DUNHILL Nine Drummers Drumming 5103

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England, 2001 On the twelfth day of ChristmasMy true Love sent to meTwelve lords a-leapingEleven ladies dancingTen pipers pipingNine drummers drummingEight maids a-milkingSeven swans a-swimmingSix gees a-layingFive gold ringsFour calling birdsThree French hensTwo turtle dovesAnd a partridge in a pear … Continued