Meerschaum Dragon Pipe & Box

I found this in the attic of our house. The previous owners left a ton of stuff up t and we've been slowly cleaning out the attic over the past several years. The box is intact and says "Real Meerschaum" PIPES Guaranteed Hand Work Product of Turkey. The stock number is hand written in as P. 10107 "Dragon Style". The words Nurhan Cevahir, Beyoglu, Bekar sokak 12/4 Istanbul Turkey are also on the outside of the box.

Inside is a small pamphlet titled "Meerschaum A Much Appreciated Article". The pamphlet is intact with no tears or creases.

The case shows signs of wear; the leather cover is coming off on on side (see photo), t is some white on the black leather that looks like it was set down upon something white and the white add to it. The hinges both work but are a little rusty. The clasp appears to meet the other side but does not snap closed. The inside of the case is stained, t is a small oval label that says Genuine Block Meerschaum Hand Carved Made in Turkey Size No 4, with the 4 being written in ink. This label does not stick to anything but is loose inside the case.

The pipe itself has a loose stem (not sure of pipe terminology at all, , see photos for more clarification). It has been used. I do not see any cracks or splits anyw on the pipe.

Feel free to email me for more photos.

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