American Estates: Ligne Bretagne Sandblasted Billiard with Horn Stem (3) (SPC) (2013)

Product Number: 004-009-17004

Ligne Bretagne pipes are the brainchild of Trevor Talbert, featuring vintage stummels found by he and his wife after purchasing a workshop in the region of Brittany in France. Each pipe is fully hand finished and uses new production stems made by Talbert, with this Horn-stemmed Billiard being a wonderful example of the man's talent. Crafted for the Seattle Pipe Club originally, this timeless piece is quite compact and encroaches into Nosewarmer territory at just over four and a half inches long. Its pert and proud bowl sits atop a heel that sweeps languidly upward into the walls, informing a slight taper at the fore end that gives the fingers a lovely place to grasp. Handy, handsome, and pocketable, this piece features a crisp, earthy sandblast that reveals a lovely cross grain structure beneath, with growth rings quavering vertically on the fore and aft of the bowl and blasted birdseye on the flanks, contrasting the horn stem wonderfully.

-John McElheny

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Measurements & Other Details


CONDITION:
Mild Chamber Carbonizing

STAMPING:
LIGNE BRETAGNE(arched)
3
SPC
13
  • Length: 4.69 in./119.13 mm.
  • Weight: 0.93 oz./26.31 g.
  • Bowl Height: 1.65 in./41.91 mm.
  • Chamber Depth: 1.42 in./36.07 mm.
  • Chamber Diameter: 0.71 in./18.03 mm.
  • Outside Diameter: 1.22 in./30.99 mm.
  • Stem Material: Horn
  • Filter: None
  • Shape: Billiard
  • Finish: Sandblast
  • Material: Briar
  • Country: United States
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