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Dunhill White Spot Godfather Drosselmeyer Collector's Edition: This Christmas pipe continues the 12-year theme ‘The Nutcracker and the Mouse King’, which began in 2011 and will end in 2022. It is based on the characters of the children’s book ‘The Nutcracker and the Mouse King’ by German author Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann and the famous ballet ‘The Nutcracker’ by Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
This being the 6th pipe in the series, it depicts the Godfather Drosselmeyer, who plays a central role in the story. The pipe is an elegant group 5 Cherrywood shape (5120) in Amber Root finish with smooth bevel top. It features a fully hallmarked 10mm Sterling Silver band engraved Godfather Drosselmeyer.
Tamper: Each collectors piece is accompanied by a solid Sterling Silver tamper depicting in great detail the Godfather Drosselmeyer holding the nutcracker up with his left arm. This beautiful hallmarked tamper alone contains approximately 48g of 925 sterling silver and measures 69mm in height.
Presentation: The highly collectable Christmas pipes & tampers are presented in a prestigious leather bound book and come with a numbered and hand-signed limited edition certificate.