Antique Calabash smoking pipe, sterling silver

Regular price £299.00

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An attractive antique, early 20th century calabash pipe.

Fondly known to many as the Sherlock Holmes pipe with its iconic shape.

It is a gourd calabash with a meerschaum cap which also has a sterling silver rim.

The pipe has a silver collar and a black vulcanite stem.

It comes in the original leather bound case.

Fully hallmarked for Sterling silver, Birmingham assay office, 1911, makers mark WS.

A very nice example.

Good used condition overall, signs of use, some scratches and nibbles to the mouthpiece and one small chip, has been smoked and lots of charring evident within the bowl, wear to the silver cap including some small dings.

Approx measurements :
7.5" in length
2.75" height at the bowl

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