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    a Hilson AVANTI 206

    a recent addition -- a Hilson AVANTI #206

    WIKI
    ''...The brand Hilson originated in the Belgian Bree. which is a city in the Flemish province of Limburg, Belgium

    In Europe and Germany in particular, these pipes were very popular in the 1960s and 1970s.
    In 1980 Hilson got into financial problems, as a result of which the factory was sold to the Dutch pipe manufacturer Gubbels, known from Big Ben... ''
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    800- -01 Avanti 206 Billiard Bent.jpg

    [sellers image]
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    regards................john.

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    Only one pipe a day John! Collection is growing.
    "The box with the least amount of matches makes the most noise." MWB

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    Another solid smoker, John! Both of your Hilsons have good, broad bits from what I can see.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brooklin Bill View Post
    Only one pipe a day John! Collection is growing.
    ....Collection is growing'' and Bank balance is dwindling

    these [more to follow] are the result of some lucky bidding over the Christmas season......
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    regards................john.

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    ....Collection is growing'' and Bank balance is dwindling
    Been there John!

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    Yes seems to be the way collection getting bigger bank account getting smaller but a nice pipe.

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    Another nice One.

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