Shadowbox with Snuff and Tea Boxes

Shadowbox containing a snuff box, whittled by Sam Houston for Governor Pease, and a small black two-compartment box, English tea caddy, probably used for jewelry or small items, given to Governor Pease by Sam Houston.

Double-Armed Astral Lamps

One of a pair of double-armed astral lamps in dark, gilt bronze with cut crystal, etched and cut shades.

Spode Compotes

Circa 1830. Pair of covered compotes with under plates, decorated and marked Spode.

Wine Coolers w/ “State of Texas Seal”

Pair of hand-made, ornate Sheffield wine coolers with State of Texas Seal. Gift of Miss Ima Hogg in July 1943, during the Stevenson Administration.


Mantel clock, dore bronze and porcelain

Porcelain Vases

Pair of “Old Paris” gilded porcelain vases. Bequest of Marialice Shivers, First Lady of Texas.

Carved Wooden Cane

Body of cane is richly carved with leaf and diamond designs, ivory tip. Top of cane is elephant head with ivory tusks with gold tips. The base of the elephant head has a gold hand-engraved saddle blanket.