4 x rare guttapercha (hard rubber) pipe in the form of a gun. USA, 1st half 20th century.
Offered are these fairly rare Guttapercha pipes, in the form of a gun.
This new material (Guttapercha) was widely used for smoking products around 1900.
On the handle is one quality bruyère wooden pipe head screwed.
These antique revolver pipes were made in America around 1900.
Coming from an old store inventory. (new/old stock)
The length is 12.5 cm and the pipes are unsmoked,
Guttapercha is a product obtained from the milk juice of guttapercha trees
(genus Palaquium, family Sapotaceae) from Indonesia, consisting of poly-trans-isoprene.
It looks a bit like rubber, but is harder.
- No. of items
- 4 rare gun pipes, new / old stock
- Country of Origin
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- In working order