Charming antique French trompe l’oeil liquor tantalus in the form of a stack of old books. With the look and appeal of a collection of antique volumes, but with the surprise of a liquor caddy hidden within. Housing a 8-piece glass liquor set. Comprising of a pair of large stoppered decanters and six shot glasses, all with decorative gilt trim and nestled in their fitted compartments. The glass liquor service is in overall good condition, no chips or cracks. The tantalus case showing wear and age, the old leather volumes are time tattered and worn. Retains a key, however the lock is not turning. The liquor caddy measures 10 1/8" x 8" x 6 3/8" height. The decanters are 5 3/4" tall, x 3 1/2" length x 2 1/4" width. The shot glasses are 2" height x 1 1/4" diameter opening.