Description

    Nine Carved Meerschaum Figural Pipes, late 19th century
    8-1/8 inches long (20.6 cm) (largest)


    Including pheasant atop antler, end with five heads, large curved end example engraved with crest and bearing Austrian silver mounts, stags, Arabic man, plain end with copper mounts, horses, perched birds, and military officer.


    Condition Report*:

    Three orb to coronet missing and some cracking near stem opening to one, chipping to stag antlers, hairlines to one stem, some stems with bite marks, other errant chipping and flaking, some rubbing, most with burn marks to bowls,

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
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