This stunning, late-eighteenth/early nineteenth century replica tea strainer will be a beautiful addition to your tea table accouterments! Featuring a double-handled design, the strainer rests easily in each teacup as a loose tea brew is poured out and catches the leaves in the pierced-work bowl.
Perfect for completing your teaware collection, or as a lovely gift for a tea-loving friend! Made of nickel-plated brass. Imported. Measures 4.25 x 2.25.”
Persuasion Tea Towel
A Regency Marketplace exclusive, this is our Persuasion Tea Towel created in a beautiful rich blue and white reminiscent of classic blue and white china patterns. Featuring a wonderful quote from Persuasion, from a conversation between Anne Elliot and Mr. Elliot on the best kind of company to keep:
“My idea of good company, Mr Elliot, is the company of clever, well-informed people, who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company."
"You are mistaken," said he gently, "that is not good company; that is the best.”
~ Jane Austen, Persausion
Perfect for your kitchen or for a Janeite friend! Limited quantities available.
Made of 100% Cotton. Machine wash and dry, no iron.
Jane Austen Playing Cards
These simply delightful playing cards feature classic illustrations by Hugh Thomson and Chris Hammond, and each suit has quotes from a different novel.Mr Darcy is, of course, the King of Hearts! The face cards feature characters from the novels, and the other cards feature quotations.
Play Whist or Brag at your next evening party or Jane Austen event with this beautiful deck! Or savor a quiet game of Solitaire.... Available in either Gold Back or Copper Back, please select your preference from drop-down menu before adding to cart.
Hearts ~ Pride and Prejudice
Diamonds ~ Sense and Sensibility
Spades ~ Persuasion
Clubs ~ Emma
Jane Austen Cabochon Bookmarks
These beautiful and quaint bronze cabochon bookmarks feature Regency images and Jane Austen quotes! Perfect for the book lover, makes a charming gift or an addition to your own reading paraphernalia!
Available in a variety of styles, please choose your preference from the drop down menu before adding to cart.
Each bookmark measures 3.2” long.
“Pride & Poetry” Magnetic Poetry Kit
Jane Austen is one of the most beloved and popular English novel writers of all time. Full of humor and insight, hopeful young women and conniving country bachelors, her stories of romance and manners have gone on to create countless fans inspired writers and filmmakers. Now you can join in the Janeite literary celebration with the Magnetic Poetry Pride & Poetry Kit.
Kit contains over 200 themed magnetic word tiles. Tile height is .375" Package size is 4.75w x 3h x 1.25"d
Made in USA
Regency Toilette Carved Horn Comb
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.
“My Good Opinion” Cabochon Style Keychain
This stylish, cabochon keychain features a famous quote from Mr. Darcy: “My good opinion, once lost, is lost forever.” Set in a charming silver frame, the quote is adorned with an antique style floral circlet.
Measures just over 1” diameter, 2.2” long.
Wooden Cup and Ball Toy
A delightful pastime, this wooden cup and ball toy is perfect for children of any age, and the playful at heart! Perfect as a unique, historical stocking stuffer.
“Cup and Ball” was originally known as “bilboquet” in 16thc. France where the game originated. Popularized in England at the court of Elizabeth I, it remained a children’s toy well into the 19thc. and was also known as “bilbo catcher.” Jane Austen is said to have excelled at the game!
Carved of wood, connected with a cotton string. Comes in a linen bag with instruction card. Measures 6.” Imported.
Pemberley Library Writing Box
Mr. Darcy is able to write excessively fast and also very well. His training in writing letters at Pemberley would have stood him in good stead when it came to handling matters of the estate, and would also prove very useful in matters of the heart!
This beautiful Pemberley Library Writing Box has a distressed antique black finish with brass fittings and includes a magnifying glass, a wood stylus with a variety of brass nibs and a glass stylus, as well as five different colored inks. It measures 7.25 x 10.25 x 2.5 / 18.5 x 26.5 x 6.25.
Captain Wentworth’s Letter Quill Pen Writing Set
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.
London Compleat Writing Box Set
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.
Jane’s Ink Collection
A beautiful and varied collection of inks for all of your handwriting projects! Includes 12 bottles of ink. In a gift box.
Regency Library Chess Board
An antique style chess board that is perfect for an elegant game of chess or checkers on a chilly evening! Subtly two-toned wood board with round feet measures 16.75 x 16.75 x 2” / 42 x 42 x 4.5cm. Chess pieces sold separately.
Regency Library Chess Pieces
Antiqued red and ivory Staunton chess pieces are a visually stunning accompaniment to the Regency Library Chess Board.
King measures 3.25 x 1.4” / 8 x 3.5cm. Boxed set.
Regency Club Portable Roulette Box
This 18thc. reproduction Portable Roulette Box is a wonderful game or conversation piece, a complement to your library decor. Gaming was excessively popular during the Regency era, and although a fun amusement for most, could ruin a man if indulged in too often! In her novels, Jane Austen uses the theme of gaming especially in characters who do not possess the level of rational self-control or virtue that she celebrates. To be used in moderation!
Hand turned plantation mahogany wood bowl, with ebonized wood central handle and hand painted spinning disc. Comes with a weighted spinning ball. Measures 5.5 x 3.2 x 5” / 14 x 8.5cm.
Regency Spinning Tops Table
An antique style Spinning Tops Table, this unique game board includes six different tops for competing for longest spin! A striking addition to any historical game collection. The table measures 9.75 x 3.5” / 24.5 x 8.5cm.
Mr. Bennet’s Library Magnifying Glass
Mr. Bennet spent a great deal of his time in his library, where we can assume he did a great deal of reading as well as studying one subject of interest or another. For the very fine print of the books of the day, or for examining something up close, a magnifying glass would have been a useful addition to any library.
Mr. Bennet’s Library Magnifying Glass is a beautiful reproduction piece, made of turned rosewood and brass, with a distressed antique finish. It measures 10.4 x 4.5”/ 26.5 x 11.5cm.
Pemberley Tea Tray
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.