Another blog post of Troy’s on a unique Yello Bole pipe. Well done Troy.
I purchased this KB&B Yello Bole off Ebay .
I was looking for another 07 billiard as i own a couple and very much like the large bowl, the way they smoke and classic shape of them . This one was listed as a four digit (2807) with the “Honey Cured Briar ” stamping , which made it a pre 1936 Yello Bole .
I thought ,excellent ! I did not have a early four digit 07 as of yet .
Here is one of the Ebay pictures ,
The pipe looked in excellent condition for its age but i did notice a couple of odd things about it . The band was wider than normal and after looking up the 28 two digit code it should have been stained dark . From the other pics of the pipe that was on the listing the grain was very bland and…
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