Blog by Dal Stanton
Where I acquired this Harvey rusticated Dublin is not a mystery. The Bulgarian coastal city of Burgas, on the main walking street near the beach, I found the Dublin in the ‘wild’ along with 4 other pipes I acquired. One of my favorite things to do is to go ‘pipe picking’ wherever in the world my path takes me. My wife and I were on the Black Sea Coast for our annual summer R&R and one day, we peeled ourselves away from the beach and strolled the favorite center-city walking street where a second-hand shop of antiques became the venue of this pipe picking expedition.
The pipes were easily found waiting for me in a copper pot. After it was all done, negotiations were favorable and along with the Harvey Dublin, I brought home with me an Oldo Bruyere Billiard, Butz Choquin Supermate 1596 Panel…
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