1960's Churchills Club membership token tie clip. Gold plated. The notorious Churchills Club in London's Bond Street opened in the 1960s and was run by Bruce Brace and Harry Meadows in association with south London gangster Billy Howard. The Club featured a burlesque type show with singers and dancers. When Harry Meadows gained full control of the club, he gave these token items out to elite customers to use as 'Membership Tokens' so they could get in for free.
1950's Bar Trivet tile enamel paint martini cocktail design
1950's vintage bar trivet with three tiles. Gold and black enamel paint featuring martini, cocktail and coffee design. Set in teak type wood, made in Japan. 15" L x 5-3/4" Could also be used as a hot plate. TheTravelingTortoise
1895 European antique table top hand crank telephone from the Denmark Jutland telefon company. Logo reads JYDSK Telefonaktieselskab. This phone has an enamel metal base and is very heavy. Original cord and junction box and there is some fraying on the fabric cords. The receiver moves up and down when you lift the hand piece. The hand piece has some chips on the mouthpiece part but overall considering this telefon is well over 100 years old, it is in decent condition. TheTravelingTortoise
1940's Train Case tweed pattern over wood with plaid design inside
1950's Hindu Deity glass nut dish. Beautiful red and gold ink on clear glass mid century modern, this vintage dish would be a great conversion piece at your next cocktail party! This dish is free of nicks and cracks and could be used for nuts, candy, condiments or just about anything. The ink does show some wear in places but overall is in good condition considering its age.TheTravelingTortoise