Vtg. Estate Peterson’s Compact Bulldog Pipe 495–Wide & Low, Over 70 Years Old For Sale
Vtg. Estate Peterson’s Compact Bulldog Pipe 495–Wide & Low, Over 70 Years Old:
PETERSON refers to the 495 shape as a “Medium Squat Cad”, a compact bulldog not as wide as some other models. The London reference puts this briar before 1959, the COM makes is 1947-1949. About 5 1/4” long, bowl is 1 1/2” tall, 1 5/8” wide, tapering to a point at heel. ID 11/16”, depth 1 1/4”. Marked on one side of shank PETERSON’S/ DUBLIN & LONDON, other side MADE IN/ IRELAND 495. A script capital P is stamped on side of bit. No other marks detected.
Saddle Bit is well-seated push fit, no filter, cleaned and polished, showing oxidation but no bite wear. Stummel is rich walnut colored, variable grain, some dings and scratches, clean rim with slight inside edge wear, lightly caked bowl. Otherwise only normal patina on this lovely 70+ year old Bulldog!
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