Finely carved pipe depicting Maria Theresia - Silver, Wood

Description
Finely carved pipe depicting Maria Theresia - Silver, Wood
Germany - Late 18th century

Very early and finely carved figural boxwood pipe, "Maria Theresia"- France, ca. 1780. The detail on this pipe is equivalent very well carved meerschaum pipes, the craftsmanship is amazing. The pipe is unmarked.
Excellent condition, lid missing and a few hairlines. The pipe bowl is 6 cm. tall and 8 cm. long.

Take a close look at the photos which are a part of the description. Any damage not mentioned in the text, but visible in the photos are regarded as described.

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Lot details
Object
Finely carved pipe depicting Maria Theresia
Period
Late 18th century
Material
Silver, Wood
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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