Wow, it doesn't get much better than that...5th Squadron Garde du Corps Regiment/Prussian Guard...Complete and in great shape, very nice score!
Now that's a pipe
Live to ride -- Ride to live
I was addicted to the "Hokey-Pokey" but I've turned
No pipe dream, but a dream pipe.
Absolutely stunning, now that's what I call a pipe ! and from the Garde du Corps, a premier unit......thanks for showimg.
Prost ! Steve.
"The German Army is the perfectly adapted, perfectly running Machine. The difference is that the Germans are organised with a view to War...with the cold, hard, practical and business-like purpose of winning victories."
G.W. Steevens - The Daily Mail (1897)
I bet he didn't knock that one out on the heel of his boot....
An impressive and unusually rare memento I would think.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.
That is killer buddy.
Nice pipe I have a friend that only collects WW1 he has a similar one but not as tall. timothy
To find that in such a condition is remarkable to say the least.
I do collect early Meerscham (just love the colour they go), but I'd make a happy exception for this.