Savinelli 2014 Pipe of the Year Sandblast


Savinelli 2014 Pipe of the Year Sandblast
 
Country of Origin
Italy
Finish
Sandblast
Shape
Rhodesian
Stem
Lucite
Material
Briar
Dunhill Group Size
4
Filter
6mm
Length
5.54 in.
Bowl Height
1.59 in.
 

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Though the shapes may be new every year, anyone familiar with the Savinelli Collection edition must surely be familiar with this finish; it's the dark sandblast that was used exclusively for Collection pipes right up until 2011. While Savinelli now offers collectors these limited-edition designs in two smooth presentations, we're glad to see they've retained the series' darker, classic look as well.

The shape for this year is a dapper one: a Rhodesian with a robustly confident bowl, set at the end of an easy half-bend. Along with the shape that is offered, accents change each year as well, and for 2014 that means two smart bands of polished briar finished in a natural style