His tea-pot and cream-jug were Queen Anne silver, heirlooms at which he mocked.
She packed into a handbag a few necessary things with some heirlooms of her own.
Imagine that I gave them to her long ago, and that they now come to you, from her, as heirlooms.
But these heirlooms were not the whole stock of the heroic age.
There would never be any more Websters to inherit these ...