A true collector's item, this limited edition paperweight features the seal of the United States hand-painted with 23 karat yellow gold leaf and 12 karat silver gold leaf on pewter. Meticulously designed and handcrafted by a New England artisan, each of the 500 limited edition desk jewels is numbered, signed by the artist and includes a Certificate of Authenticity. 3-1/4” in diameter x 1-7/8” high. (Item #1579)
These exquisite, handcrafted desk accessories with their patriotic theme are an excellent choice for special occasion and recognition gifts. Hand-signed by creative designer, Scott Potter, each crystal accessory features designs of American flags, eagles, and other patriotic symbols decoupaged against a stunning, gold-leaf background. Each is handmade, so there may be slight variations from the items pictured. Made in the USA.
This octagonal-shaped plate can serve as an elegant decorative accent, or may be used to hold business cards or other desk-top items. Measures 5-1/4" in diameter x 1/2" high. (Item #2195)
The oval-shaped paperweight measures 3-3/4" x 2-1/2" x 3/4". (Item #2196)
Measures 10" high, with the base measuring 2-3/4" x 2-3/4". (Item #2197)
For the executive with global connections, this sophisticated clock is calibrated to show the time in cities all over the world. The octagonal-shaped box has a highly polished, dark, mahogany finish. The lid releases with the push of a button to reveal the brass-rimmed clock with a map of the world displayed in gold on the white clock face. Includes a round engraving plate measuring 4-1/2" in diameter that may be mounted inside the lid (as pictured). Protective felt on the underside of the box protects both the clock and furniture on which it sits. Measures 6-1/4" x 6-1/4" x 4-1/2" when closed. (Item #1724)
A truly magnificent and eye catching combination, this gemstone globe with table clocks, thermometer and hygrometer makes an impressive addition to any home or office. With oceans made of opalite, the continents are handcrafted with a variety of natural semiprecious stones such as tiger eye, abalone shell, onyx and jade. Not only are countries labeled, but also some capitals and other large cities. Beneath the globe, a 4-sided mechanism houses 2 clocks (for keeping track of time in different parts of the world), a thermometer that measures the temperature in Fahrenheit and Centigrade, and a hygrometer. The clocks have crystals marking the hours. The rotating globe and clock are encircled by four brass pillars, all of which are mounted on a circular, golden-colored base that rotates. The globe measures approximately 6" in diameter, the base measures approximately 7-7/8"in diameter and the globe and base measure approximately 11-1/2" tall. (Item #1301)
Based on altimeters from WWII aircraft, with its stout brass screws and rugged shape, this clock brings fighter pilot precision to the desktop. Made of cast, machined aluminum with a matte black finish and brass accents, its authentic dial houses the remnants of a subdial that marked altitude per thousand feet, while the main hands marked altitude per ten and hundred feet. The black clock face, which is framed with a brass rim, measures 3" in diameter. The clock casing measures 5-1/2" high x 4-1/2" wide x 4" deep. (Item #2557)
Based on altimeters from WWII aircraft, with its stout brass screws and rugged shape, this clock brings fighter pilot precision to the desktop. Made of cast, machined aluminum with brass accents, its authentic dial houses the remnants of a subdial that marked altitude per thousand feet, while the main hands marked altitude per ten and hundred feet. The black clock face, which is framed with a brass rim, measures 3" in diameter. The clock casing measures 5-1/2" high x 4-1/2" wide x 4" deep. (Item #2558)
The liberty backpack features the American flag and "United We Stand" on the outside pocket. Made of rich, navy blue, heavy-duty polyester canvas, the backpack includes a detachable insulated wine duffel, cotton napkins and tablecloth with a patriotic theme, and service-ware for two: Melamine dinner plates, stainless steel flatware, acrylic wine glasses, oak cutting board, salt and pepper shaker, cheese knife, and combination corkscrew, bottle opener and knife. (Item #0935)
Produced by a company renowned for creating leather jackets, gloves, and helmets for pilots in WWI and WWII, as well as for Admiral Byrd's expedition to the Antarctic, this leather, zippered portfolio has the look of adventure, while serving as a practical, business organizer. Made of brown, textured leather resembling the leather of old-time flight jackets, the interior of the portfolio is lined with sturdy, taupe fabric imprinted with sketches of propeller airplanes. Inside is a three-ring binder containing five tabbed dividers. The front flap contains three pocketed compartments (one of which is zippered), three organizer sleeves, and a pen holder with metal, ballpoint pen. A letter-sized writing pad fits securely in the back flap. 10-1/2" wide x 13-1/2" high x 2" deep. (Item #1561)
An ideal gift for the business person, world traveler, or individual with global vision, these globe paperweights will add interest and a sense of sophistication to the desktop. Semiprecious stones of varying colors form the oceans and continents on each globe, while fine strands of gold mark the latitude and longitude lines. Nestled in crème satin in a custom-fit gift box, each globe arrives in style. Choose from 2 styles, each of which measures approximately 3" in diameter:
The brushed gold-tone cabinet with contrasting brushed silver-tone clock face provides the perfect casing for this world time piece. The clock face, surrounded by a golden rim, displays 25 time zones and lists major cities in each. Gold hour and minute hands track the time, while a red airplane circles the center to mark the seconds. 7-5/8" x 7-3/8" x 3-1/8". (Item #2069)
Known for creating travel products that combine elegance and fine workmanship, Scotland's Grants of Dalvey has created compasses designed to allow today's traveler to explore with confidence and style. When terrain and weather conditions prove to be especially demanding, the robust and ergonomic design of the Dalvey compass is both easy to use and dependable. Each is a military-standard, liquid filled compass. The casing for each compass is made of highly polished stainless steel with the Dalvey logo embossed on the lid. Each compass is packaged in an elegant presentation case.
The newest version of the largest Dalvey compass features a half-hunter style fob case with a glazed window, which allows a view of the compass readings without opening the case. If a full view of all compass features is desired, the case opens by pulling up on the knob on top. The Dalvey logo appears on the back of this compass instead of on the lid, which has directional markers etched around the circular window. Measures approximately 3" in diameter x 1/2" thick.
The Sport Compass features contemporary detailing. The inside lid is decorated with a silver compass star design against a black background. Instead of an engraving badge, the outer lid has a Dalvey logo near the top edge, leaving additional space for engraving, if desired. Measuring approximately 2-1/2" in diameter x 5/8" thick, the Sport Compass opens with a push-button action.
Designed and handcrafted by a New England artisan, this artistic paperweight features the head of an eagle hand-painted on a pewter base and covered with a crystal dome pressed from Victorian-era molds. Made in the likeness of a paperweight presented as a gift to an American president, this 3-dimensional eagle faces head-on. The gold-leaf beak and eyes give a regal intensity to this exceptional design, which is elegantly presented against a background of silvery blue dappled with gold leaf. 3-1/4” in diameter x 1-7/8” high. (Item #1581)
This unique desk accessory performs dual functions and serves as an attractive paperweight when not in use. The magnifying glass provides a handy way to read small type or inspect objects. The needleless compass features a face that rotates to show directions. The compass and magnifying glass pivot out of the base for use or into the base for safe keeping. The glass and compass each have a rim with ribbed edges, so that when both are folded in, the accessory looks like a cylinder with ribbed sides. The smooth top may be engraved. The underside is lined with protective felt. The magnifying glass and compass each measure 2-3/8" in diameter and the casing measures 2-3/4" in diameter x 1-1/4" high. Available in two styles:
This version of the desktop compass and magnifier is made of gold-tone metal with a mirror finish.
A stunning gift, this wine stopper set features 3 gemstone globes atop silver-tone metal, cone-shaped stoppers, presented in a rosewood box. The 3 globe stoppers will be one each of black onyx, white howlite, blue lapis, aqua blue, or red jasper, depending upon availability. The gemstone globes are impeccably designed and hand-crafted with semiprecious gemstones of varying colors and textures representing the continents. Gold or silver latitude and longitude lines add the finishing touch. The globes are each approximately 1-1/8" in diameter and each wine stopper is 3-7/8" in length. The rosewood box is lined with ivory-colored, suede-like material (instead of blue lining, as pictured in the photo), closes with a brass latch and measures 5-1/2" x 6-3/8" x 2-3/8". (Item #2306)
With all of the quality, refinement and functionality of the Dalvey travel alarms, plus a larger size, snooze feature, and additional detailing, this Grand Odyssey Alarm Clock will be treasured for its distinctive design and its usefulness. The clock has a gold-plated engraving badge, rim around the clock face, and crown, which contrast beautifully with the highly polished stainless steel casing. Antique map designs decorate the center of both sides of the interior of the case. Easily visible black Roman numbers circle the intricately textured, ivory-colored face. The case opens by pulling up on the gold crown. Measures 3.9" in diameter x 3/4" thick when closed. (Item #DAL-GRAND-ODY)
With a glance, these antique map desk accessories elicit thoughts of travel, adventure and exploration, transforming the desktop into a reminder of discoveries of the past and opportunities for the future. Using masterful decoupage techniques, artisan Scott Potter meticulously creates these exceptional desk accessories using reproduction antique maps in muted tones.
The dome-shaped paperweight measures 3-1/2" in diameter x 1-1/2" high. (Item #2022)
With an oval shape, the paperweight measures 4" x 2-3/4" x 3/4". (Item #2023)
An homage to Alberto Santos-Dumont, aviation pioneer and designer of the first aluminum propeller in 1906, the eccentric Spinner Table Clock features a vintage dial housed in the center hub section of a 1930's airscrew. The clock is complete with a working seconds hand and is displayed on a matte black iron base. The antiqued tan clock face, which is framed with a brass rim, measures 3" in diameter. The aluminum spinner clock measures 14-3/4" wide x 6-3/4" high x 2-1/2" deep. (Item #2560)
The most elegant binder for treasured photos, mementos, design portfolios or other displays, this binder is handcrafted in Italy of rich, chocolate-brown, mottled leather. The exterior features gilt, embossed designs on the front cover and spine resembling medieval, florentine, hinged latches and an embossed border around the edges of the front and back covers. The interior is lined with brown, silk, moire and contains a golden, three-ring binder, allowing the owner to insert the type of pages most appropriate for the desired use. 12-1/2" long x 10-1/4" wide x 2" thick. (Item #1505)
Expertly crafted in Italy with the exceptional attention to quality and detail for which Italian artisans are renowned, this pen set includes a fountain pen, ballpoint pen and letter opener. The barrels of the pens and handle of the letter opener feature a black carbon fiber design, with elegant chrome accents. The set is exquisitely packaged in a presentation box with a vintage globe design on the lid and a brown suede interior holding area for the set. (Item #2541)
Created using a centuries-old lacquering technique, this hand-crafted wooden box features an Old World map inlaid on the lid. Surrounding the hemispheres on the map are representations of the four elements: Fire, by Apollo driving the Sun’s chariot across the sky; Aeros, the goddess of Air, surrounded by clouds and birds; Mother Earth, surrounded by animals and the earth’s bounty; and Water represented by a Siren and sea monsters. Four portraits fill the corners of the map - Julius Caesar, Claudius Ptolemy, Jodocus Hondius and Gerard Mercator. Black felt lines the interior of the box and provides protection on the underside of the box. 8" wide x 5-7/8" deep x 3-1/4" high. (Item #2187)
With cobalt blue oceans and silver continents, this stunning crystal globe rests on a trapezoid-shaped base with beveled edges. The globe measures approximately 2-3/4" in diameter and the base measures 3" square at the widest point x 2" high. (Item #2201)
Made of richly grained cocobolo wood and black leather, this handsome valet is expertly handcrafted in New England. The arched curve of the sides and center divider add artistic lines to the elegant shape. While adding a touch of class to its surroundings, the valet also serves versatile functions for the home or office, with spaces for organizing and storing cell phone, pens, jewelry, coins, keys, clips, memo pads or other personal or desktop items. [Phone and pen not included.] (Item #2372)
Swirling patterns of luxurious Amboyna burlwood intermingle with varying shades of turquoise-colored resin to create a writing instrument that is a work of art. The ends, center band and clip are made of titanium with a platinum finish. Embossed patterns on both ends of the rollerball pen and around the center band add an elegant finishing touch. The cap screws securely onto the barrel of the pen when closed and onto the top of the pen when opened. This exquisite writing instrument is expertly handcrafted by a talented USA artist. Because each pen is handmade, there will be variations from the pen pictured in the photo. Includes an ebony-colored wooden presentation box with a glass windowed lid for showcasing the pen. The presentation box may be engraved. The pen measures 5-1/4" long when closed, 6-1/4" when open; and the presentation box measures 8-1/2" x 5-1/4" x 1-3/4". (Item #2307)
Crafted from stainless steel, the case of this stylish travel alarm clock is superbly polished to give a magnificent finish that will not tarnish. The interior of the Dalvey Voyager Travel Alarm Clock case is decorated with a silver compass star against a textured background that matches the color of the clock face. Embossed on the outside of the case is the Dalvey logo and engraving badge. Measures 2-5/8" in diameter x 7/8" thick. Battery Operated. Choose from two in-stock colors, black and blue. The colors white and yellow may be special ordered by calling our toll-free number, 1-800-WEB-GIFT.
This exceptional ballpoint pen features a world map made of gemstones, with the oceans in aqua blue and the continents in other colors. The pen measures 5" long x 5/8" in diameter. (Item #1815)
Inspired by St. Elmo's Fire, this highly engineered travel alarm clock has a unique press and glow feature, which sets it apart from any other time piece. Hand-polished to a mirror finish, the case of the St. Elmo Clock is precision-made from stainless steel and embellished with the Dalvey badge, which may be engraved. The interior of the case is lined with an antique map design. The hours are marked by large Roman numerals. From Scotland's Grants of Dalvey, known for producing unusually fine gifts from a more gracious age. Battery operated. (Item #0177)
For the writer of global vision, this stylish rollerball pen features a chrome world map design around the barrel with the names of the continents imprinted in black. The chrome map, clip and decorative accents contrast elegantly against the high-gloss, black lacquer finish of the pen. The top of the cap functions as a capacitive stylus for use with touch-screen devices. 5-5/8" long x 1/2" in diameter. (Item #2397)
This exceptional clock blends beautifully with both traditional and contemporary decors. Seemingly suspended in space, the clock face and gold-tone internal mechanism are displayed for clear view inside a rectangular glass case edged with gold trim. The top and base of the clock are made of mahogany with a piano finish. 8-1/2" high x 6-1/2" wide x 3-7/8" deep. (Item #1832)
An exceptional piece of desk art, this luminous crystal globe etched with frosted continents rests on a trapezoid-shaped crystal base. Packaged in a satin-lined presentation box, this crystal collectible will add an international touch to the desktop. The globe measures 3-1/2" in diameter and the base measures 3-1/8" square at the widest point x 2" high. (Item #2207)
Strikingly elegant, this abalone mother of pearl pen set projects a distinguished and memorable image. The rollerball and ballpoint pen set is encased in a black laminate box with a woven design on the lid, which may be personalized for corporate orders. The underside of the box is covered with protective black felt. The box measures 8” x 3-½” x 1-5/8”. (Item #1735)
This stately timepiece features a beautiful, piano-finish rosewood casing with polished, silver metal accents, framing a skeleton clock with an oval-shaped clock face. Roman numerals mark the hours. 7-5/8" x 7-5/8" x 3-3/4" deep. Battery operated. [Battery not included.] (Item #2498)
The oceans on this extraordinary globe resemble the deep, crystalline blue waters of the Caribbean. The globe, which measures 6" in diameter, is handcrafted with a variety of natural, semiprecious stones such as tiger eye, abalone shell, onyx and jade. Beneath the globe, a 4-sided mechanism houses 2 clocks (for keeping track of time in different parts of the world), a thermometer that measures the temperature in Fahrenheit and Centigrade, and a hygrometer. The rotating globe and clock are encircled by four silver-tone pillars, all of which are mounted on a circular, silver-colored base that rotates. 7-7/8"in diameter x 11-1/2" tall. (Item #2359)
With all of the quality, refinement and functionality of the Dalvey travel alarms, plus a larger size and additional detailing, this Dalvey Black Odyssey Alarm Clock features an intricately textured face with white Roman numerals. The interior of the highly polished stainless steel casing is decorated on both sides with a silver compass star design against a textured black background. Names of major cities of the world with comparative times are engraved on both sides of the inner rim. The case opens by pulling up on the spring-loaded pommel. The Dalvey logo decorates the front of the lid. Measures 3-7/8" in diameter x 3/4" thick when closed. Battery operated quartz movement. (Item #DAL-ODY-BLK)
The surface of this midnight blue, crystal sphere is etched with the continents to create an ethereal globe. When held to the light, tiny bubbles inside the crystal illuminate to give a sparkling, iridescent effect. Measuring 3" in diameter, the globe rests on a wooden base measuring 3" square at the bottom x 2-1/4" square at the top x 1-1/4" high. Packaged in satin-lined presentation box. (Item #1727)
A new twist on the stars and stripes, this patriotic pen features the lyrics of the Star-Spangled Banner woven into waving stripes at the base of the pen. From desk accessory designer Jac Zagoory, this rollerball pen with black ink measures 5-1/2" x 1/2" in diameter. (Item #2000)
This artfully designed and functional desk accessory features a magnified, gyroscopic clock mounted between golden pillars on a piano-finish, rosewood base. The clear sphere in the center of the gyroscope has a clock on one side and a world map on the opposite side, which may be replaced with a custom picture or logo. Both sides of the sphere are fitted with dome magnifiers. The clock has a gold-tone face with black Roman numerals. Felt lines the bottom of the base. Measures 5-1/2" high x 6-1/2" in diameter, with the sphere containing the clock and globe measuring 3" in diameter. Includes an oval, gold-tone engraving plate. (Item #2418)
A stunning vision of gold, silver, black and crystal, this chess set is sure to delight the chess aficionado. The board itself is solid crystal marked with black squares and supported by diminutive silver bun feet. Each silver or gold-colored pawn rests on a crystal octagon base, creating the effect that each piece is gently floating above the board waiting to pounce on its prey. A delight to the eye, this chess set will be treasured as an artistic display, as well as a fun diversion. Packaged in a black leather case with a secure latch closure and sturdy carrying handle. The crystal board measures 8-3/4" x 8-3/4" x 1”. (Item #1332)
The impressive Dalvey Skeletal Pocket Watch opens on both sides to reveal its beautiful mechanical movement. Precision deep-engraved with the Latin inscription: TEMPUS NEMINEM MANET: TIME WAITS FOR NO MAN. This precision engineered skeletal pocket watch incorporates a quality shock resistant, 36-40 hour mechanical movement, with a separate seconds dial. The scratch resistant glass lens and windows ensure that the face is clearly read. The lids protect the watch, and pop open at the press of a button. Supplied with a pocket watch chain and stand. The watch measures 2" in diameter x 1/2" thick when closed. The chain with clip measures 8" long and the stainless steel stand measures 4" high. (Item #DAL-SKEL)
Handmade in Italy, these sophisticated desk accessories capture the creative, vibrant flair for which Italian artisans have been renowned for centuries. The rich, dark brown leather of each piece is edged with an embossed border. A fleur-de-lis emblem on a tan background with antiqued gold accents decorates each piece.
The top of the desk pad removes and reverses to expose a blotter on the reverse side. The inside and underside of the desk pad are lined with color-coordinated moiré (see second photo). (Item #1142)
Organize correspondence and stationery in this elegant letter rack. Measures 11-1/2" x 5-3/4" x 7-3/4" high. (Item #1153)
This exquisite desk set, hand-crafted with sophistication and flair by Italian artisans, transforms the desktop into a work of art. Made of smooth leather in marbled, golden tan tones and bordered with an embossed gold-leaf, Florentine design, the desk set has the look of an elegant antique. The two leaves atop the desk set open on brass hinges to expose the inner writing area and two leather pockets. Three brass-hinged, wood-lined boxes at the head of the desk set serve to store pens, clips, business cards and other desktop items. Crafted with the attention to detail and style for which Italian craftsman are famous, the desk set is lined on the inside and underside with color-coordinated moiré. With the leaves closed, the desk set measures 22-1/2" x 18-3/4" [Letter opener and magnifier not included.] (Item #0952)
Handcrafted with sophistication and flair by Italian artisans, this leather desk box will be treasured for generations as a collectible work of art. Made of smooth leather in marbled, golden tan tones and bordered with an embossed gold-leaf, Florentine design, the desk box has two inner compartments for storing stationery, cell phones, remote controls, or other desk accessories. Measures 9-1/2" x 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" high. (Item #1141)
Hand-made in Italy with exceptional attention to detail, this leather box provides the ultimate way to display a treasured pen collection. The brown leather hide is tanned and crafted using centuries-old techniques. Through the beveled glass on the lid of the case, one can view up to 12 pens against a taupe suede background. 12-6/8" long x 7-1/2" wide x 2-1/4" high. Includes key for gold-tone lock. [Pens not included.] (Item #1616)
Expertly crafted by Italian artisans, this exquisite leather watch box is the ideal, refined complement for desktop or bureau. The rich, mottled, caramel brown leather is handsomely decorated with an ornate shell design atop the box. The sides of the box are slightly curved, softening and adding interesting detail to the rectangular shape. Soft, taupe suede lines the interior of the box, which has compartments for holding up to six watches. Tooled leather lines the interior edges and compartments. The box locks with a golden tasseled key. 9-1/2" x 7-1/4" x 3-1/2". (Item #1843)
Both stylish and functional, this desk accessory is an ideal choice for creating a classic, professional look for the desktop. The mahogany, piano finish with silver-tone accents blends well with both traditional and contemporary decors. The circular clock mounted in the center is easy to read, with black Roman numerals against the white face. Pen holders on each side of the clock hold silver-tone ballpoint pens. Includes an engraving plate that may be personalized and mounted on the sloping edge of the trapezoid base. The desk accessory measures 9" x 5" x 1-1/2". The clock is 3-7/8" in diameter and the pens each measure 6-1/2" long . (Item #2130)