Gentleman’s Pipe

JUL_27_10
A MID 19TH CENTURY “GENTLMAN’S” PIPE. MY OWN TERM, FOR WANT OF ANOTHER DESCRIPTION. TWO-TONE BROWN, WITH A PEWTER OVER BRASS TOP OVER BOWL AND A HINGED, VENTED, AND LOCKING COVER. INITIALS “HF” INCISED INTO BRASS TOP. I TAKE THIS TO BE THE MAKER’S MARK.