Made from lightweight iron and coated in two stylish shades of dove grey and soft blush, our set of two different sized metal trunks have copper coloured detailing. With a subtly distressed finish, our trunks are a brilliant storage solution for bedding and towels, and can be stacked together for a unique bedside table. As seen in Ideal Home.
An armillary sphere (variations are known as spherical astrolabe, armilla, or armil) is a model of objects in the sky (in the celestial sphere), consisting of a spherical framework of rings, centred on Earth, that represent lines of celestial longitude and latitude and other astronomically important features such as the ecliptic. As such, it differs from a celestial globe, which is a smooth sphere whose principal purpose is to map the constellations. Read more on wikipedia.
David Wilson Homes in Worcestershire. Fabulous luxurious and elegant living room in a French style with foiled wallpaper in mauve - double doors opening up to a beautiful French dining room. I love the watch / clock on the wall.
A fine small antique English silver mounted tortoiseshell carraige clock. Silver feet, hinges, handle, dial surround and applied silver rococco mounts to the 8 corners. Marked for London 1910 with makers mark wwwp. 8 day lever escapement movement. Key wound..........Gavin Douglas Antiques
Blast from the past! "Rag and bone man is a British phrase for a junk dealer. Historically the phrase referred to an individual who would travel the streets of a city with a horsedrawn cart, and would collect old rags (for converting into fabric and paper), bones for making glue, scrap iron and other items, often trading them for other items of limited value.