An Emperor, weekend finds and.. nutmeg

I always like the fresh smell of nutmeg in cakes, desserts... in the house. My recent obsession is crushed nutmeg in small bowls around the pied-à-terre. So when i started reading this morning about Napoleon Bonaparte's preference for noix de muscade, i got very excited...


Antique Brass Napoleonic Medallion

Early 19th century Powder Horn found in Paris

Early Beveled Hand Mirror carved from one piece of wood


Square Brass Box Decorated with Semi-Precious Stones

Early Victorian Match Safe

Rare Arcimboldo Book in its original dust jacket

Rare 1947 Edition of The Secret Life of Salvador Dali


Crushed Nutmeg in Marble Bowl

All photos by me in the pied–à–terre

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