antique store find Butz Choquin Marigny Extra

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  1. maduro89

    maduro89 Straight Razors and Whisky

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    Hello gentlemen,

    I found this pipe at an antique store today, I got it at a fairly decent price! I was wondering if any of yall know about this brand? I have never really heard about it, but when I went to get some pipe tobacco the clerk seemed to really like it! Any info would be appreciated. Happy smoking fellas!

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  2. The Black Cloud

    The Black Cloud Well-Known Member

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    Very nice pipe. I can't tell you the history but I believe that maker is very well known and still producing pipes.
     
  3. LilBastage

    LilBastage Meat is murder! Tasty, tasty murder.

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    Somewhere, out there.
    It's a French company. Their pipes run the gamut from a step above basket to decent mid range smokers. The two I've had were decent smokers. They've been widely available in the US for about 15 years or so.
     
  4. DeputyDawg

    DeputyDawg Old Sheepdog

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    I have a BC but haven't had time to break her in yet.

    The reviews I have read on them state they are a good smoker. They seem to have a decent resale value on flea bay.

    That's a nice looking pipe. Congratulations on a great score!

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  5. maduro89

    maduro89 Straight Razors and Whisky

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    Thanks guys, the draw is a little tight still.. but shes pretty lol.
     
  6. StatHaldol

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    Very nice pipe!!
     
  7. Bayamos

    Bayamos Casca, where are you now....

    You did very well.........
     
  8. Pipe Smoker

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    That's a great find.
     

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