Shorter pipes benefit from thicker walls around the tobacco chamber. Astley gave us a dark, sandblasted with excellent ring grain. The thick walls should prevent the pipe from getting too hot. A straight black stem has a saddle design and is wider than usual. The wider button should provide a more comfortable clinch. With a “109 Jermyn St.” stamp, this pipe was likely made before 1990. Bring home this classic pipe for a traditional look.
5.5 inches long, 1.875 inches tall, 1.60 ounces