Museum number:

APM 10.366a

Subcollection:

wooden pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

polished

Description:

Tabakspijp van bruyère met buldog ketel, ronde onderzijde zonder hiel en oplopende overhoekse tige. Ketel flame grain, onder de filt twee concentrische ringen. Tige links intaglio "COMOY'S BLUE RIBAND", tige rechts intaglio "SCHILD & ZN. AMSTERDAM, MADE IN LONDON ENGLAND, 409". Oorspronkelijk zwart caoutchouc roer met afgeplatte gebogen beet, tige links met wit merk "C". Bijbehorend pijpenzakje van blauwe imitatiezijde waarop "COMOY'S SPECIMEN STRAIGHT GRAIN", doosje met op deksel in licht- en donkerblauw "COMOY'S BLUE RIBAND PIPE", zijkant "MADE IN LONDON, ENGLAND", binnenzijde deksel tweede etiket.

Date:

Period 1960 - 1970


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.61 in (4.1 cm)
Width1.77 in (4.5 cm)
StemLength1.77 in (4.5 cm)
Length total4.33 in (11 cm)
Weight45.5 gram
Characteristics
Pipe type insert pipe
Pipe shape buldog
Materialbriar (wood)
Techniquemilled
Colourbrown
Other materialshardrubber (synthetic material)
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryEngland
Region nationalLondon (district)
TownLondon
Maker #1Comoy's of London
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryThe Netherlands
Region nationalNorth Holland
TownAmsterdam
Maker #2G.W. Schild & Zoon (seller)
Trade number 409
Mark "COMOY'S BLUE RIBAND" (intaglio, tige li.)
"SCHILD & ZN. AMSTERDAM, MADE IN LONDON ENGLAND, 409" (intaglio, tige re.)
Acquisition
Year 1999
Provenance Amsterdam, Lodewijk Houthakker, c. 1970-1999
Amsterdam, Vijzelstraat, tabakswinkel G.W. Schild & Zoon, c. 1970

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