I make a range of traditional clay tobacco smoking pipes ( pottery pipes) I am the maker of the original genuine Hobbit clay pipes made for the film. I was approached in 2010 by 3 foot 7 a subcontractor, these are proper clays - not the wooden imitations. Read the full story of the hobbit pipe making. Here you can see and select a clay tobacco smoking pipes to buy online. There you will see my Victorian clay pipe range : The straws and cuttys, pipes that are particularly suitable for historical re enactment. In the Gin pressed pipe section read information on the Pakuranga toastie pottery pipe made by the traditional process with out of the ground clay. The Ladies leg and the sailors pipe are to be found in the Fancies section.
Pipes make an unusual hat decoration. Factual information about pipes and the pipe making process maybe found it the historical information section
The Pakuranga Marbled Clay smoking pipe.
Clay pipe BSIM 1216
White earthenware Gin pressed clay tobacco pipe
Clay pipe Npp128
Length 11 cm .Pressed in the same mold as the Pakuranga Toastie clay pipe - the T.Mclachlin no 18 mold.
Below you will find my short straight and curved Hobbit pipes. As stated below, they are 18cm (7.086 inches in length) -short! I have shipped them all over the world. I can only recall one breakage during shipping and this is because they are short! I ship in polystyrene cases- it works well.These pipes were supplied to the Hobbit as well as the long pipe. Some of the Pakuranga toasties were also supplied
Please note: Gandalf long pipes :
I receive from time to time requests for my long Gandalf pipe - 13.5 inches. I no longer make the Gandalf long curved or straight pipes for sale to the public as they are difficult to ship.
Hobbit straight pipe
Hobbit straight pipe HSP1