Set of 5 nesting Shaker style pantry boxes signed Schmitt and dated 1997. Hand made from perfectly matched tightly grained American cherry boards. Exact reproductions of Shaker community originals with long finger joints and copper nails. The graduated boxes measure: 8.75 x 3.5 inches, 7.5 x 2.75 inches, 6 x 2.25 inches, 5 x 1.75 inches, and 4 x 1.5 inches. Like new.
Antique pearwood treenware covered apothecary container with hand cut screw on top c1880. Attributed to S Maw, Son & Thompson, 7-12 Aldersgate, makers of chemist and pharmacy equipment, they have items displayed in the science museum, London. Excellent condition. Measures 3.25 inches high by 3.25 inches wide. Hand turned on a lathe by a master woodworker. Excellent condition, no cracks or repairs.
S Maw Son & Thompson pearwood treenware covered apothecary bottle with stopper and hand cut screw on top circa 1880. 1870/5-1901/5 - S Maw, Son & Thompson, 7-12 Aldersgate, makers of chemist and pharmacy equipment, their items are displayed in the science museum in London. Excellent condition. Measures 4 inches high.
Authentic early 19thc Chinese leather box made to look like cinnabar. Untouched condition. Measures 7.5 d x 13 w x 4 inches high. Wonderful old patina, and sewn sides.
Vintage Chinese rosewood jewelry box with solid brass mountings. Fully compartmented and lined in velvet with single drawer below. Measures 14 W x 10 D x 6.5 H.