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Two amber P-lip from 1901

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Two rather compact Peterson in their cases. Nevertheless they are as large as a Dunhill's group 4.
Cased Peterson pipe from 1901
They have exactly the same shape.
Pipe length 9.8cm, Bowl height 4.1cm
Cased Peterson pipe from 1901
Both pipes are from the same year: the band is sterling silver with Dublin Ireland hallmarks for 1901. Date letter F (see chart here)
Dublin Ireland hallmarks for 1901
Dublin Ireland hallmarks for 1901
The original mouthpieces are examples of amber hand carved into a P-lip.
Top view of the amber P-lip
Top view of the amber P-lip
As to the briar model, the right side of the shank is stamped with the name of the retail store (rare on Peterson's pipes): Watts, in Liverpool.
The inside of the case is labeled with the same tobacconist's name
Label of the retail store: George Watts Liverpool
▲ DALE STREET ▲
GEORGE WATTS
LIVERPOOL
& 9 ST. JOHN'S LANE
The suede leather clad case intended for the briar pipe.
The piece below is an excellent example of how a meerschaum colors, beginning at the shank and moving gradually up the bowl. (an other superb example here)
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