Rare Antique Smoking Pipe with Silver Collar in Fitted Case 1902/1907 - GOUNRON

Rare Antique Smoking Pipe with Silver Collar in Fitted Case 1902/1907

A lovely cased pipe with highly polished dark brown bowl and silver collar

with an amber coloured mouthpiece which

has small teeth mark at the end

The pipe has been used with the inside of the bowl needing cleaning

I do not know what the bowl is made from, Ceramic or Meerschaum?

I cannot find any makers mark on the bowl, but the pipe is fitted

with a hallmark silver collar for Chester made by

Ben Wade between 1902 to 1907, I cannot make out the exact year

In a contemporary red/brown fitted case

marked on the inside of the lid with:

Non plus Ultra

marked on the edge of the case:

GOUNRON

The case has only slight wear as can be seen in the photos

The case measures 155mm in length x 65mm wide approx.

The pipe measures 145mm length approx.

PLEASE SEE PHOTOS FOR CONDITION