An ingenious invention designed to calculate latitude, this Nautical Sextant is a replica of those used by traditional navigators. A fascinating item to examine up close, it will become a treasured curiosity for your library or study!
Made of bronzed brass with silvered scale and scope and glass filters, the sextant measures 4.25 x 4.25 x 2.25 /11 x 11 x 6cm.
It is truly a breathtaking moment when Anne secretly reads Captain Wentworth’s letter in Bath. After so many years apart, and so many currents that could keep them apart still, he confesses that he has loved no one but her. A hastily written letter using a borrowed quill has the ability to change a story they thought had ended long ago. Never underestimate the power of a well-written letter!
This lovely quill pen writing set includes a feather quill pen, a wood stylus with brass nibs, and a bottle of ink, in a gift box. The box measures 3.25 x 10 x 2.5 / 8.5 x 25.5 x 6.5.
A writing box that is up to any task, this Compleat Writing Box Set houses a wide variety of authentic writing instruments and inks. Includes 18thc. style sealing wax with wood and brass melting spoon, a replica 18thc. brass “pocket burner,” and three handmade wooden seals, in addition to five colored inks, two wood pens with nibs and a glass stylus.
The rich cherry finished case has brass fittings and a place for everything! Measures 6 x 14.5 x 2.5” / 15.5 x 36.75 x 6.25cm.
A grand tea tray for a grand house! The Pemberly Tea Tray is a beautiful dark wood statement tray with brass bound corners and medallion. Perfect for a full breakfast or an afternoon tea, it measures 25 x 16 x 2” / 63.5 x 40.5 x 5cm. For a smaller version, please see our Individual Tea Tray as well.
This beautifully crafted natural Horn Comb is a useful yet elegant addition to any dressing table or kit bag. In the Regency period, hairbrushes were not universal yet. Many people used only combs for styling their hair. Suitable for both ladies and gentlemen.
Available in Natural or Black. Comb measures 5”. Imported.
Anne Elliot would forever be an anchor for Captain Wentworth, wherever his voyages took him! This elegant wax seal stamp features an antique-style turned wood handle and a brass stamp with an anchor image embossed on it. Use with the sealing wax color of your choice for a truly personal touch to your letters!
Wood and brass wax seal stamp measures 3” long and stamp itself measures 5/8” across.
Portsmouth played a part in Jane Austen’s own life, as well as that of her character Fanny Price in Mansfield Park. With seafaring brothers to visit, Jane was familiar with the bustling port town and made it the home town of her heroine, Fanny. Fanny was always happy to have her brother William visit her at Mansfield, and William was just as happy as she!
“I shall have enough of Portsmouth and of dancing too, when I cannot have you." ~ William Price, Mansfield Park
This lovely anchor bottle opener has a patina to it’s brass finish, evocative of vintage brass kitchen implements. Keep it in your kitchen for a charming nautical touch! Measures 3” x 2.”