From Pipes, Artisans and Trademarks, by Jose Manuel Lopés'
French brand of clay pipes by Michel Coquet. Also a keen painter and sculptor, the artisan focused on pipe making after having worked in nautical construction. He produces classic shapes, inspired by old Flemish models, as well as modern ones, with handmade motifs. He uses horn stems from St. Claude. Michel lives in Vernégues, near Salon-de-Provence.