Onyx Pipe – Large
This Large Onyx Pipe is milled straight from traditional materials – these Stone Pipes are weighty and strong. Each unique pipe is milled from Onyx. According to Native Americans, onyx symbolizes initiation and change, alluding to the growth of personal power. Find that power with the help of these Onyx Pipes, to find peace in letting go of the thoughts that wear you down.
Due to the uniqueness of each onyx piece, no two pipes are exactly alike. So, the pipe you receive may look slightly different than what is pictured.
- 3″ – 3 1/4″ long x 1″ bowl width outside
- 1/2″ bowl width inside
- All sizes approximate.
- Mottled Black
- Mottled Beige
An onyx pipe is a smoking device typically crafted from onyx, a semi-precious gemstone known for its striking and unique appearance. Onyx is a variety of chalcedony that displays bands of alternating colors, often black and white, but it can also come in shades of brown, red, green, and other hues. This makes each onyx pipe visually distinct and appealing.
The onyx pipe’s design usually involves carving or shaping the gemstone into a hollowed-out chamber for holding tobacco or other smoking substances. The interior is smoothed and polished to provide a comfortable smoking experience. The exterior of the pipe is also polished to showcase the natural beauty of the onyx, with its bands and patterns creating an eye-catching aesthetic.
These pipes are not only functional smoking tools but also pieces of art and craftsmanship. Due to the uniqueness of each onyx piece, no two pipes are exactly alike, and collectors often appreciate them as decorative items as well as functional instruments. The contrast between the dark and light bands on the onyx surface can create intricate and visually captivating patterns, enhancing the overall appeal of the pipe.
In terms of care, onyx pipes should be handled with some delicacy to avoid chipping or scratching the stone. Regular cleaning and maintenance are necessary to ensure a smooth and enjoyable smoking experience.