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Tamper revolution

Tamper revolution

ZapZap tampers explore new expressions of one of pipe smoking’s simplest tools by Stephen A. Ross A set of old billiard balls he picked up at a secondhand store was all it took for Dmitri Plechtchev’s fertile mind to start considering what he could do with them. An accomplished artist with paintings and sculptures that […]

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Associative tampers

Associative tampers

The history of pipe tampers reflects a tendency to combine this simple smoking tool with other important activities By Alastair Leslie Photos by Lorenzo Ali Generally well known is the fact that, from the earliest days, smoking rapidly became extremely popular and closely associated with drinking. Indeed, in the early days of the 17th century, […]

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