A late finely carved coquilla nut inkwell, possibly French. There is no evidence that this has ever been used for ink as there is no staining to the ink liner. The lid has an acorn finial leading down to a foliage design with a rope twist decoration.
An English oak tester bed, century. Rare to find one in excellent condition. Those deemed in near-original condition can bring prices of and higher. The "tester" refers to the wooden roof over the bed. This bed sold for about USD at Christie's.