Circa 1920 by A J A Henckels, Germany
Match compartment with ribbed top to cap, removable disc shape box enclosing four ashtrays. The body of the plane with hinged cover for cigars; cigarette cases as removable wings; propeller as cigar cutter and screw fixed slide-off wheels. There are commemorative dates engraved on the body which read 1909-1930 although the actual manufacture would have been 1920-25.
This item is in good condition, no apparent marks.
Length: 8 3/4" (24.5cm)
Wings: 8 3/4"
Height: 4 1/2"
19th Century Boxwood and Ebonized Base Tea Caddy, English, circa 1820
19th century boxwood and ebonized base tea caddy in the form of a flower with a dome glass panel which holds a small bouquet of dried flowers. The interior is all original with remnants of a lead lining date circa 1820.
H 6 in. x W 4 in. x D 4 in.
H 15.24 cm x W 10.16 cm x D 10.16 cm