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    A MEERSCHAUM PIPE OF A RECLINING WOMAN WITH ORIGINAL CASE
    Late 19th century
    5 inches long (12.7 cm) (bust of woman)

    The case opening to reveal a woman reclining on a pillow, with a blanket over her legs, the legs each small pipes with amber mouthpieces, the bust of the woman a larger pipe also with an amber mouthpiece.


    Condition Report*:

    Pipes in good condition, case interior generally fine, with surface wear to exterior

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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