Pipe : Very Fine Silver and Bamboo Vietnamese Pipe, from Central Vietnam #457
457. Very Fine Silver and Bamboo Vietnamese Pipe, from Central Vietnam. Collected during a Lions Clubs International medical mission which covered the length of Vietnam. It is approximately 6" long. The bowl and central part of the pipe are done in silver and the rest of the piece is bamboo. It was actually in use by a hill tribe women who had come to have her eyes checked, consequently it still smells of smoke from what ever she was smoking. It is in very good condition considering its age which is estimated to be late 1900's.