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In this short article in Pop Matters, Adrian Warren discusses the many faces of Sherlock Holmes. Two things remained constant through each interpretation of Arthur Conan Doyle’s fictional character. Can you guess what they were? If you answered a deerstalker and...read more
Own a Sherlock Holmes Calabash Pipe Buy Sherlock Holmes Pipe Before you leave the Sherlock Holmes exhibit in the Museum of London, you’ll see Sherlock Holmes’ deerstalker hat, calabash pipe and magnifying glass. The exhibit allows visitors to pose...read more
Here’s something you don’t see or hear about everyday. This guy streaked a live rugby match and tackled a player all while smoking a pipe. Just when you think you’ve heard it all. Read the full report and watch the video here Like this:Like...read more
Smoking a calabash pipe is truly a global pass time shared by our friends in Istanbul Turkey. Here is an interesting article from the Daily Sabah, a Turkish media outlet, on the tradition of pipe smoking in this ancient civilization. Do pipe smokers have a common...read more
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Collector’s Choice Quality Briar Wax Berry Porcelain Calabash Sherlock Holmes Pipe This is a very quality briar Sherlock Holmes look-a-like pipe at an amazing price. Perfect for the beginning pipe smoker who just might be curious to experience smoking a pipe....read more
The calabash pipe is one of the most famous pipes because it was commonly used by Sherlock Holmes during on-stage performances. The calabash pipe won this role because its size could more easily be seen by spectators during on-stage performances. To learn more about the calabash pipe and Sherlock Holmes click here.
Most recently the Calabash Pipe won a Best Supporting Actor role alongside Christoph Waltz for his portrayal of a Nazi Colonel in the movie “Inglorious Basterds” starring Brad Pitt and directed by Quentin Tarintino. The Calabash Pipe was once again enlisted as a result of its stature as Christoph Waltz’s character used it as a means to say without words: “My pipe is bigger than yours”. Learn more about Christoph Waltz’s pipe play here.