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Meet Kai and Viggo Nielsen of Faaborg, Denmark, two of the more distinguished names in Danish pipe carving. Viggo, Kai's father, is one of the seminal figures in the evolution of the Danish pipe. Kai, the oldest son of Viggo, has learned the craft well from his father. Be sure to read the storied history of the Nielsen pipe on the Nielsen pipe history page.

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Kai Nielsen buffing a pipe
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Jorgen Nielsen hard at work

More to come!

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