Tsuge Cat's Eye Pipes

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The Tsuge (pronounced roughly "Su-gay") pipe company is led by pipe maker Kazuhiro Fukuda, who has been carving for the company for nearly 60 years. Initially, they produced pipes out of ivory and briar which were all classic shapes that were small and stained dark. Kazuhiro went to Denmark in 1969 to work with Sixten Ivarsson for a month and Sixten was able to teach him how to hone his innate skill, which he took back to Japan to help the company become famous the world over.

While the factory produces many machine-made pipes, Tsuge also has available a handcrafted line called Ikebana, available here. Most of these pipes are carved in the shape/drill Danish fashion with very strong Japanese aesthetics. Frequent use of plateau and Japanese bamboo adorn many of the high-grade pieces. Each stem is hand cut from solid vulcanite rod, with a beautifully polished vulcanite tenon from the same piece. Slight asymmetry allows many of the shapes to utilize the wonderful grain and Japanese aesthetic. A few of their pipes even are dressed in ultra high grade Japanese lacquer for the Namiki line.

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (606) (9mm)

$290.00 $246.50
002-099-10291

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (606) (9mm)

$300.00 $255.00
002-099-10882

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (606) (9mm)

$300.00 $255.00
002-099-10883

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (606) (9mm)

$300.00 $255.00
002-099-10884

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (607) (9mm)

$300.00 $255.00
002-099-10306

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (607) (9mm)

$300.00 $255.00
002-099-10512

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (607) (9mm)

$290.00 $246.50
002-099-10303

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (607) (9mm)

$300.00 $255.00
002-099-10712

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (607) (9mm)

$290.00 $246.50
002-099-10514

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (607) (9mm)

$300.00 $255.00
002-099-10714

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Sandblasted (607) (9mm)

$290.00 $246.50
002-099-10515

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Smooth (606) (9mm)

$330.00 $280.50
002-099-10500

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Smooth (606) (9mm)

$330.00 $280.50
002-099-10502

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Smooth (606) (9mm)

$330.00 $280.50
002-099-10674

Tsuge
Cat's Eye Smooth (606) (9mm)

$330.00 $280.50
002-099-10501