Ash tray

In ancient times, such as the 1980s and 1990s, many people still smoked indoors, both at home and in restaurants. Ash trays were then a trendy detail for interior decorators. (From the catalogue 1951.)


Combo tool

A crowbar, axe and hammer all in one. (From catalogue 1932.)


Wire cutters

There are many types of wire cutters, or diagonal pliers as some call them. Regardless, they all cut by putting an indent in the wire and then forcing it apart. (From catalogue 1939.)

Toys and games1940

Happy Families

A card game from the 1800s with the an educational purpose. Collect four of each family. (From catalogue 1946.)