The concept of this pipe is, that it is convertible constructed from 3 parts Chamber, Stem and Mouth Piece. The Chamber is made from Ebonite with a Bog Oak Core, and the Chamber is lacquered in"Aka-Kinkumo-Nuri" , The stem is lacquered in "Aka-Kinkumo-Nuri" (Gold Clouds in Red Sky Urushi lacquer)
The Pipes are completely hand crafted and lacquered in the MP Atelier in Switzerland
A Note on Urushi,Urushi lacquer is literally indestructible. The hardness of Urushi lacquer reaches Mohs 4, the hardness of Glass. Urushi Lacquer has strong antibacterial properties.Urushi lacquer is resistant against all known Acids and Alkalis.Urushi withstands heat up to 300 Degree Celsius.Only long and strong exposure to UV rays could destroy Urushi over time.