Early 20th Century W.D.C. Pipes SST Advertising Sign
Early 20th Century W.D.C. Pipes SST Advertising Sign
Early 20th Century W.D.C. Pipes SST Advertising Sign
Early 20th Century W.D.C. Pipes SST Advertising Sign

Early 20th Century W.D.C. Pipes SST Advertising Sign

Regular price$495.00
Shipping calculated at checkout.

c. 1900s - 1910s; William Demuth & Company - New York

Antique tin litho advertisement for William Demuth handmade pipes.

Demuth, a German immigrant, came to the US in the mid-19th century and, after a fair amount of working odd jobs, began work on making a name for himself. His handcrafted pipes didn't take long to gain popularity with the average joe and political figures alike.
His crowning achievement would likely be his 32-inch carved meerschaum pipe with an amber stem that was shown during the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago.

This piece exhibits moderate signs of wear including heavy rust and what appear to be the aftermath of some potshots.

9.5" W x 13.5" H

Please refer to photos regarding condition.
For more info regarding delivery of your order, please review our shipping Terms and Conditions.

MM - 6638 - 121523

Industrial Artifacts ships small goods and freight worldwide from our offices in DeKalb, IL just outside Chicago. All shipments are insured for full value. Please note that returns are not accepted.


We ship smaller objects with UPS and USPS. All shipments are fully insured and adhere to carrier packing guidelines. Shipping costs for smaller items being shipped within the continental United States are free up to $100. If a parcel shipment exceeds $100, the remaining costs will be the responsibility of the buyer. Please reach out to us for a free shipping quote on items you are interested in purchasing and note that international shipments may incur additional shipping cost.


We work with a number of freight carriers and private drivers, and are happy to assist buyers in finding suitable shipping arrangements for large items. Please reach out to us for quotes and more information about your shipping options. 

Please note that buyers are responsible for the shipping costs of all items that are too large to ship parcel. Moreover, all shipments are considered FOB (Free on Board), meaning the responsibility for the shipment passes to the buyer the moment the shipment leaves our dock. Any risk of loss or damage after this point is assumed solely by the buyer. In the event of damage or loss, we are happy to assist buyers in the claims process if we helped coordinate the shipment. However, we are not responsible for any damages, loss, or deductibles.


All shipments going outside of the continental United States will require consultation prior to shipping. Items will be crated and shipped by boat or by air at the buyer's expense. Please contact us regarding any questions you may have.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Recently viewed