Meerschaum Pipes

Meerschaum is a soft stone that is mined within a 4 mile radius of Eskishir Turkey. Meerschaum actually is a German word meaning sea foam to describe how deposits would break off of the sea floor and drift onto shore to be gathered and carved into jewelry, statuettes, or whatnot.…

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Other Pipes

Although briars and meerschaums are more popular, other mediums for pipes are available and attractive additions to any collection. These pipes may not be for everyday smoking but are fun for an occasional diversion and definitely provide hours of entertaining conversation. The most popular and better alternative mediums for pipes…

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Meerschaum Pipes

Meerschaum pipes are each uniquely carved by hand by Turkish artists. Carved from a soft stone called Meerschaum (which means Sea Foam) and mined only with in a four mile radius of Eskeshir, these wonderful pipes smoke great and color after smoking! Meerschaum colors through a combination of the heat…

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Ural Meerschaum Pipes

Dennis Ural is an expert at selecting some of the best meerschaum stone being used for pipes today. The meerschaums he imports have a tendency to be light of weight and color beautifully. We sell a lot of his pipes! TobaccoPlace.Net says that Dennis has taught him much about grading…

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Paykoc Pipes

Charlie Paykoc is another veteran Meerschaum Importer that has a reputation for a good all around selection and quality. He also imports jewelry, flasks, spittoons, and many other man’s gifts TobaccoPlace.Net says that the last couple of years his pipes have suffered in quality but this year he has produced…

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Falcon Pipes

These pipes feature metal shanks and a replaceable bowl. Although now these pipes are being made in England, the unique design has changed little since developed by Kenley Bugg of Indiana in 1936. Popular in the ’60s, these pipes still enjoy quite a following. TobaccoPlace.Net says that although they are…

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