Emperor

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1945 Ad, courtesy Doug Valitchka
Catalog pare, courtesy Doug Valitchka
Display Rack, courtesy Doug Valitchka
Brochure and a pipe, courtesy Doug Valitchka
Emperor's Keystone Cleaner, courtesy Doug Valitchka
Empire Briar Pipe Company Inc. of New York produced Emperor pipes. Known at “The Pipe that knows no Peer” as their advertising of in 1945 promotes. That ad reads “The pipe that knows no Peer. For every Emperor pipe is a notable work of art, a masterpiece created in the custom tradition.” They are a subsidiary of the Continental Briar Pipe Co. Inc. 80 York Street, Brooklyn, New York.

They had Three grades: Standard, De Luxe and Supreme.