Though there are no exact claims of when and where vintage smoking pipes originally existed, the first record of it as a pipe dates from around 1723. When the noble Meerschaum has the most exclusive characteristic among pipes. Its mysterious properties as a substance makes it a perfect tool to smoke tobacco and at the same time, a work of art worthy to be displayed on prestigious museums. In fact, it is a pipe highly recognized by the Connoisseur and beginning smoker alike. For modern smokers, vintage smoking pipes depicts an individual’s style, fashion and value to the society.
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Most of the best quality vintage smoking pipes are as quality as museum’s products however, none of it are actually antique. They are perfect, beautiful and without defect.