Ceramic and Leather Pipe Holder by Georges Jouve

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The ceramic part of this biomorphic pipe holder was made by Georges Jouve for Longchamp, who then wrapped the lower portion of the piece in leather. A lovely sculptural object even if you don't smoke a pipe. The leather is stamped "Longchamp / France."

Details

  • Condition
    Good. The leather is worn but beautiful for it. The ceramic is perfect..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    2 in. H x 6 in. W x 5 in. D
    5 cm H x 15 cm W x 13 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU80912380752
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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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