English Arts and Crafts Liberty Raleigh smoker's cabinet, London c1890. The original stenciled motto reads: "The man who smokes thinks like a sage and acts like a samaritan." This oak wall cabinet has inset copper trays and a rampant lion on its door. In untouched original condition original including the Liberty and Co label on the top. Measures 28 inches wide at the top, 7 inches deep, 19.5 wide at the case and 24.25 inches high.
Rare 19th century framed specimen collection of 23 South American butterflies circa 1880. Beautifully mounted in original gold washed frame. According to the heir of the estate this collection came from, an uncle was an academic who traveled the world in search of rare and unique examples. Each butterfly has a hand written description of its name and specific origin. The frame measures 64 inches wide, 12 inches high, 2.75 inches deep with linen interior and glass front.
Antique Japanese blown glass ball float or buoy measures 13 inches across. Signed. Excellent condition.
Antique steam locomotive brass train bell with custom made rotating iron stand. Excellent original condition. Measures 32.25 inches high on the stand. The bell alone is 12.25 inches high and 16.5 across the base. The stand is 33 inches wide.
Mid Century Modern Dansk teak wood tray with gallery sides. It measures 18 x 14 x 2 inches and is in lovely condition.