In 1890, after 15 years of handling and repairing pipes while working for the Kapps, Charles Peterson secured a patent in his own name, titled “A certain new and useful improvement in Tobacco-Pipes,” which introduced a unique system comprised of a higher draft hole and a moisture reservoir bored into the shank and transition of a briar pipe. Over the next eight years, Charles continued to refine his System, applying for and securing patents for a graduated bore mouthpiece (1891), and a unique button design known today as the P-Lip (1894-1898).

The system pipe is to wick moisture away from the smoke, reduce tongue bite, and increase the longevity of the pipe. The System range features a variety of shapes in different finishes. Whether you’re looking for your first pipe or to enhance a robust collection, here you’ll find numerous options to suit any taste.

Peterson of Dublin are an Irish and indeed pipe smoking institution. Trading since 1875 they producing a range of high-quality briar smoking pipes. The ranges are named after famous places, towns or counties on the island of Ireland. Peterson are the oldest continuously operating briar pipe making facility in the world. Each pipe is a little piece of history which is still hand made by master craftsmen. A unique and extensive range of shapes are available in a wide number of finishes or ranges. The standard ranges are augmented by limited edition and special editions which are released onto the market from time to time.

Filter