There are often things I see at auctions and shops that are interesting yet are not easily classified. Objects that don’t really fit into categories of furniture that I write about. They are unique items that need to be shared.
It’s what I do.
First up is this wicker casket:
I think it’s perfect for the casual, springtime funeral.
I first covered this item in Behold the Lowly Gout Rocker. I have seem other gout rockers since but this is the first one of this form I’ve seen:
Ever need to find a use for that spare baby grand piano you have kicking around. Just turn it into a fabulous table like this one:
Then there is this most unusual gun cabinet:
What makes it unusual? It’s empty. Lots of second amendment enthusiasts in North Carolina.
And what oddities collection would be complete without some tool? Consider this coffin smother:
I found this decorated coffin smoother.
They called it a coffin smoother but I thought it looked more like a Mary Jane, as in the style of women’s shoe.
And lastly, this laminated mallet with an interesting taper:
It reminds me of…