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Fri Dec 21, 2018 3:19 pm

houtenziel wrote:
Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:53 pm
Bruyere_Royale wrote:
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:20 pm
I just bought myself a present for next to nothing. A Kaywoodie 99b with some pretty impressive grain all around., sellers pic.
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Oh man, I am jealous. That is a really nice Bulldog. You can always tell by the "happy to see you" stem, that the seller is generally not a pipe person. Those folks are the ones I generally have gotten the nicest stuff from, strangely enough.
That's funny right there and I don't care who you are! :lol:
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Fri Dec 21, 2018 3:51 pm

houtenziel wrote:
Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:53 pm
Bruyere_Royale wrote:
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:20 pm
I just bought myself a present for next to nothing. A Kaywoodie 99b with some pretty impressive grain all around., sellers pic.
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Oh man, I am jealous. That is a really nice Bulldog. You can always tell by the "happy to see you" stem, that the seller is generally not a pipe person. Those folks are the ones I generally have gotten the nicest stuff from, strangely enough.
Thank you! The pipe has really nice straight grain with a nice birds eyed rim! Should be really nice after I clean it up a bit.
That's because some sellers do not know what they have. The same seller sold a really nice meer lined all briar Kaywoodie for cheap too.
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Sun Dec 23, 2018 11:00 am

Just got, a few days back, this Savinelli Alligator 320. It's a rather striking pipe, both in size and finishing.

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Sun Dec 23, 2018 3:16 pm

Did not realize these are made in the Ser Jacopo factory.
Mastro de Paja "Geppetto" Silver Band
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Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:06 pm

Middle Earth wrote:
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Did not realize these are made in the Ser Jacopo factory.
Mastro de Paja "Geppetto" Silver Band
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I was watching that one closely, was tempted to go after it. These are great pipes. Rob Cooper was mistaken about the Mastro de Paja part though, it is a Mastro Geppetto made by Ser Jacopo. MDP has zero connection with these and the stamping doesn’t say MDP anywhere on the pipe. Hope it serves you well, enjoy!
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Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:17 pm

Makes sense
Wanted to go after the G (iant) Sea Rock
I am sure you saw that as well
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Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:22 pm

Middle Earth wrote:
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Makes sense
Wanted to go after the G (iant) Sea Rock
I am sure you saw that as well
Somewhat more expensive ;)
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Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:22 pm

I wasn't planning on picking anything else up at the moment but this Briarcraft Airo caught my eye and haunted me for a few days before I finally caved. I'm a sucker for a panel and occasionally some fun metal work on a stem. This one has both (sellers picture)
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Thu Dec 27, 2018 1:17 pm

My Castello arrived this morning.
Merry Christmas to me (belated).

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A Birthday gift from my wife.
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