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Curiosity cabinet

 

cabinet curiosite

 

Boxes bespoke for a private collection.

 

hunting trophies

 

hunting trophies's supports

 

The curiosity cabinets appeared with the development of explorations in distant countries. The scholars, researchers wanted expose plant species, animals and insects unknown. It was a small private museum in beautiful homes. The precious trophies were arranged in jewel cases, decorated with carvings. 

Collect beautiful objects is older than one could imagine, more than 100 canes in gold and precious wood and several boxes in good condition, was discovered by a brilliant British archaeologist, specialist in Egyptology:
Mr Horward Carter, in the tomb of Tutankhamun.

Nowadays experienced collectors want to dedicate a space to their unusual objects but also unique pieces.