Beautiful English maple wooden tea caddy box with original key, c. 1860. The lid has a brass cartouche and the key hole has brass with its original key. There are 2 compartments inside, one for black tea and one for green tea. THey have lids with handles. I do not think the handle are original. The box measures 4.25" high, 8" long and 4.25" wide. The wood has a beautiful worn patina. Some scratches and some discoloration. A wonderful tea caddy!
Beautiful antique rosewood tea caddy box dating to the 1860's. The wood has a wonderful patina with a mother of pearl circle at the top and a brass keyhole. It has 2 compartments with lids, 1 for black tea and 1 for green tea with handles and a center compartment with a heavy glass jar. I do not think the handles on the lids are original and I am uncertain with the center compartment. The brass inlay for the lock mechanism can be easily removed and the hinges are a little loose...
Wonderful antique french faux bamboo wall mirror, dating to early 1900's. The frame is made of wood and is carved to look like bamboo. It measures 18" wide and 16" high. The frame has some scratches. The mirror itself has quite a bit of silvering loss and scratches. It has a hanger on the back for easy hanging.
Beautiful Victorian rosewood sewing box with mother of pearl keyhole and oval ontop and with the original key that really locks. The rosewood has a wonderful patina with only a few gashes. The box has a removeable tray with compartments for needles and sewing items. The inside of the lid is padded for needles. It is in really good condition for its age. It measures 4.5" high, 10" long, and 6.75" wide. It has green felt lining on the bottom. Just a beautiful box!
Beautiful antique enamel pill box. It has lovely pink roses. There is no enamel loss and there is some fading of the rim and some scratches. It measures about 1" tall and 2" across. A great addition to your collection!
Beautiful antique English sterling silver and mother of pearl handle magnifying glass. The silver is hallmarked Sheffield 1906. The mother of pearl handle is very beautiful with ornate details. It measures 5.25" long and the glass measures 2" across. The metal around the glass is marked Hilkinson. I could find nothing wrong with it. This would make an elegant gift!
Beautiful antique Rose wood wooden tea box with locking key. It has mother of pearl around the key hole. Inside it has a red lined lid with 2 lids with knobs for the tea. Inside the tea compartments is pattern paper. There are some splits in the wood and torn paper. It measures 5.25" high, 10" long, and 5.5" wide. THe key really locks the box. Wonderful box!
Fabulous victorian papier mache hinged lacquer corner shelf with 2 beveled mirrors and handpainted gilt accents. The corner shelf has 2 shelves with hooks to hold it in place and comes unhooked for easy fold up. The shelf has beautiful handpainted gilt accents including cranes, bees, leaves, birds, and vines. The background color is a marbled dark brown. It measures 15.5" long and about 7.5" wide from corner--out. It has 2 holes near the top for easy hanging with nails...
Gorgeous antique gilt bronze iron mirror with back stand. It is very ornate with scrolls, feathers, and an inner beaded border. The mirror itself is a replacement. It measures 14" high and 11" wide with the mirror itself measuring 7.25" across. There is some loss of gilt. This would look beautiful on your dresser!
Fabulous 19th C. french antique gilt ormolu with thick beveled glass jewelry casket box. It rests on 4 feet and has a pink tufted cushion. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, or breaks, and just showing a little wear to the cushion. It measures 2.5" high and 2.5" wide. Very rare to find in such excellent conditon!
Victorian english papier mache hinged shelf with florals. The shelf has hinges that fold up the shelf to lay flat. It has lovely florals. It measures 11" high and 8.5" wide. It has 2 holes at the top for easy hanging. There are scratches, and a chip to the right side and a chip on the back and has a tiny hole on the top of the shelf where the hook has poked through. Just a beautiful find.
Antique set of 4 framed English silhouettes. There are 2 ladies, one is marked 13 Constance Grey and the other is marked M.S. There are 2 gentlemen, and one is marked Ausou, and the other is marked E.S. The frames are elegant with ebony wood and an outer gilt bead border and an inner gilt border. There are some age spots and light staining. Each measures about 6.5" x 5". A great collection!