Bbb pipe dating
It is quite light considering the amount of silver it is sporting.
This pipe is in such good condition, that it's a shame that it was twomajor cosmetic flaws. This is one of Bill Taylor's beauties and will stand in commemoration of his talents and his legacy to us. The nomenclature on both stem and silver are in exc., crisp condition. There are some very minor dings on the bowl, as befits a pipe of this vintage. But the blast is not worndown, the inner rim is not charred and the stem is bite-free.6.5" long, bowl 1.85" tall. While the nomenclature pinpoints the date of production as 1999, the date on the sterling ferrule says 2000. Nicely darkened by someone who loved smoking this pipe, andalso cared enough about it to take very good care to keep it infine condition, with but a touch of wear on the inner rim of the chamber. The vulcanite stem is original, with the "JU" logo on the top ¬hing more than very minor tooth chatter on the stem bottom. This is a large pipe with an inner chamber diameter that is just shy of 1". is exc., with an open draw & construction that makes it easy for a cleaner to go right through to the bowl.