Tom Spanu pipe made of natural Erica Scoparia briar root, hand-picked in Sardinia and aged for 5 years.
The erica scoparia, in Sardinian dialect Castanàrgiu, has a slightly reddish color and is resistant to fire.
The rustic finish and the color of this Tom Spanu pipe in heather root are wonderful!
The wood to make the pipe is hand-picked in the Mediterranean scrub of Sardinia, and then worked in the Spanu sawmill in Alghero.
This rustic briar pipe by Tom Spanu has a cornet or woodstock shape with a worked fireplace and balanced dimensions.
The long maturation of the heather root allows to contain the weight and to have a dry smoke.
The veins of the heather root and its brightness contrast with the rustic part of the pipe.
Tom Spanu has taken the most representative woods of Sardinia, Erica Scoparia, olive, cork and lemon and turned them into wonderful tobacco pipes.
The whole Spanu family collaborates in the search for the best heather root, in the maturing and finishing of the extraordinary root-like pipes.
Tom Spanu segpuno pipes a classification of quality and perfection indicated by the letter F, F2, F3 ...
All the woods and roots are harvested by hand in the selected Sardinian Mediterranean wood, seasoned and processed in the Alghero sawmill.
The Tom Spanu pipes, made personally and exclusively by hand, are the result of a long and patient process.
In the attempt to always be at the top and to offer to the lovers of his pipes, more and more new products, Tom Spanu for some years has started to use other types of wood such as lemon, olive and myrtle and materials such as cork.
Each Sardinian pipe Tom Spanu is a unique and unrepeatable piece and the photos you see portray this exclusive pipe, the same, once purchased, will be removed from the catalog.
If you need more detailed photos, we will be happy to send them to you.
TOM SPANU'S PIPE IS FASHIONED FOR THE TOBACCO ENTHUSIAST WHO INSISTS HANDLING ONLY THE FINEST CRAFTSMANSHIP.
MADE IN ITALY OF BRIAR ROOT, THE PIPE WILL PROVIDES GENUINE ENJOYMENT FOR YEARS TO HOW.
1) width 138 mm
2) height 50 mm
3) depth 42 mm
4) chimney diameter 20 mm
5) fireplace depth 38 mm
Orange methacrylate mouthpiece with Tom Spanu symbol.
9 mm mouthpiece diameter, no filter.
Shape: cornet or woodstock.
Weight: grams 62
Finishing: glossy heather root.
Marking: Tom Spanu, F.