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Where is meerschaum found and how is it carved?

Posted by Burak Servi on 9th Mar 2022

The highest quality Meerschaum deposits are in only one area of the world, the open plains of central Turkey which surrounds the city of Eskisehir. Meerschaum is mined wet from depths of up to 400 fee … read more
We Serve the Pipe Community

We Serve the Pipe Community

Posted by Burak Servi on 15th Feb 2022

Last week I met a gentleman trying to find a pipe stem for his antique pipe. It really is difficult to find proper stems for those old-day meerschaum pipes. Their fittings are different, pipe stems ar … read more
How do I break in my new meerschaum pipe?

How do I break in my new meerschaum pipe?

Posted by Burak Servi on 10th Feb 2022

There is no need to break in your new meerschaum pipe. In contrast of briar pipes, the natural quality of Meerschaum prevents caking while it allows you to enjoy the true taste of your favorite blend. … read more

Q&A - Coloring process of Meerschaum Pipes and Bee's Wax

Posted by Burak Servi on 27th Jan 2022

Question:Good Morning,I have been debating about buying a meerschaum pipe and have a quick question for you. I understand you have to periodically re- beeswax the pipe. How often does one have to do t … read more
How long will it take my meerschaum pipe to color?

How long will it take my meerschaum pipe to color?

Posted by Burak on 9th Jul 2021

This depends greatly on how porous the raw Meerschaum used to carve your pipe, the type of tobacco smoked, and the frequency of pipe smoking. While a better quality Meerschaum pipe will begin to color … read more