Brass Stem Cleaner/Tamper Tool with Millefiori (Thousand Flowers) Glass Handle
A versatile tool with a beautiful "Millefiori" glass handle. Millefiori (Italian: [mille'fjo?ri]) is a glasswork technique which produces distinctive decorative patterns on glassware. This stem cleaner features a Millefiori glass disc fitted in a brass ring on top. The glasswork is 1.25" in Diameter and 0.3" thick.
Use this handy tool to clean up the straw or down stem/flower head, or tamper the joint's open end. Heat up the tip with a lighter and push all the goo out of the straw. Gives a perfectly clean smoke each time. Works with all flower heads, down stem, Punchbowl pipes and Proto Pipe. The tool is 3.5" long and 1/8" in diameter.
Most handy tool for your toke box.
To learn more about this intriguing glasswork process, check out the following video.
How it's made - "Millefiori Glass Paperweights".