Linkman's, Dr Grabow [Metal circle]
9906, De Luxe, Bruyere
▲ This pipe is estimated by its stampings to be from 1933-37 timeframe. The logo is the propeller pre-spade marking.
The earliest Dr. Grabow pipes are stamped with both Linkman's and Dr. Grabow, described as Bruyere, or Italian Briar.
Pre-1944 model names included the SPECIAL, the DELUXE (this pipe), and the SUPREME.
The Linkman's stamp was discontinued around 1944.
Linkman's Dr. Grabow pipes are also stamped with a 4-digit code indicating the model and shape.
See also : Linkman's
Dr Grabow, CDL, Imported Briar
▲ (Left side) Dr Grabow, True-Grain
(Underside) Imported Bruyere, Pat. No., 1896800
No model number markings.
▲ (Left side) Westbrook, Dr Grabow
(Right side) Imported Briar, Ajustomatic, Pat. 2461905