Collectors item from Dunhill. Specially manufactured to celebrate the 11th year of the 12-year cycle in the Chinese calendar the limited edition Year of the dog is the eleventh in a series of pipes. This year it is a classic group 4 Bent billard either in Cumberland or County with hand cut Cumberland stem. The pipe is fitted with a sterling silver band engraved with the image of the dog. Moreover the pipe is equipped with a black soft leather case also bearing the image of the dog. This is number 229 out 288 pipes where only 231 pieces are offered for sale.