Identifying Dunhill Nomenclature

From a Usenet article by Norman HarrisonDunhill started to date code their pipes in 1960. After “Made in England” you may find a number (e.g.: 30). This means the pipe was manufactured in 1990 (1960 was 00, therefore 30 is 30 years after 1960 which is 1990 and so on). Pipes manufactured before that date (1960) may have to be dated by the style of logo etc).

# Group size of the pipe # Mouthpiece style # Shape
1 Small 1 Standard tapered 01 Apple
2 Smallish 2 Saddle 02 Bent
3 Medium-Small 3 Long mouthpiece 03 Billiard
4 Medium-Large 4 Quarter bent 04 Bulldog
5 Largish 5 Quarter bent saddle 05 Dublin
6 Large 6 Army mount 06 Pot
7 Churchwarden 07 Prince
08 Bent Rhodesian
09 Canadian
10 Liverpool
11 Lovat
12 Chimney
13 Bent Apple
14 Dublin
15 Bent Pot
17 Straight Rhodesian
21 Zulu
24 Square Panel
26 Hungarian
28 Diplomat
33 Bent Brandy
34 Brandy
35 Horn

Take for example a pipe with the Code 4103.
This would be a Group 4 Billiard with tapered stem.

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