Museum number:

APM 17.471

Subcollection:

wooden pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

golden ring

Description:

Tabakspijp van bruyère met afgeknotte bekervorm ketel, zonder hiel en rechte tige. Gladde afwerking. Tige links intaglio "11271 DUNHILL ROOT BRIAR" en rechts "MADE IN ENGLAND 18". Montage met goud bandje met golflijnen met oz. vijf keuren (resp. ruit, kroon, "375" (9 karaat ofwel 375 per 1000), leeuwenkop (Londen), jaarletter). Zwart caoutchouc roer met rechte beet, witte stip.

Date:

Year 1978


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.61 in (4.1 cm)
Width1.34 in (3.4 cm)
StemLength1.38 in (3.5 cm)
Length total4.13 in (10.5 cm)
Weight34 gram
Characteristics
Pipe type insert pipe
Pipe shape bekervorm
Materialbriar (wood)
Techniquemilled
Colourbrown
Other materialshardrubber (synthetic material), gold (metal)
Finish gepolijst
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryEngland
Region nationalLondon (district)
TownLondon
MakerAlfred Dunhill Pipes Limited
Trade number 11271
Mark "11271 DUNHILL ROOT BRIAR" (intaglio, tige li.)
"MADE IN ENGLAND 18" (intaglio, tige re.)
Acquisition
Year 2004
Provenance Amsterdam, J. Reinders Folmer, 1979-2004
Amsterdam, Rokin, sigarenzaak P.G.C. Hajenius, 1979

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