What a beautiful piece of pipe history. Well restored Troy. I like the fill blending you did. Thought it would be good to reblog because of several of your innovations. Great work.
I picked up this old Linkman green spade Ringmaster from Al , a online friend and fellow member of Dr. Grabow Collectors Forum.
I saw the pipe in his Etsy store , not having a Ringmaster in my collection and or a Linkman tri-shank model i thought i would be a good next project. I contacted him at a deal was struck.
Check out Al’s store sometime he has a ever changing inventory of old good project pipes at good prices.I have gotten a few pipes from him .
The pipe as it arrived to me .
The Ringmaster is a small to medium size at 5 1/2 inches long and 1 5/8 inches tall bowl.
Seems AK owned the pipe . If you are looking AK , i got your pipe.
While waiting on the pipe to arrive i did a little research. I could not find the shape 56…
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