Wonderful example of a difficult-to-find early frame that accommodates two photos. Borders have an engine-turned zipper pattern, popular in the Art Deco era. Original oak easel back. Hallmarks: Harman Bros., Birmingham 1922. 7 3/4" W., 5 7/8" H; 3 3/8" W., 5 3/8" H. each photo.
Very nice example of this highly collected corkscrew. The celluloid stockings are striped in bright dark green and ivory. Nickel mounts are in the form of high-button boots. Influenced by the "Can-Can" dancers of the 19th century, Moulin Rouge-era Paris. Made in Germany circa 1895. 2 5/8" L. closed, 5 1/4" W. fully open
Highly sought by collectors! The "Foursome" cocktail shaker set rests within its own fitted wooden base holder, or tantalus. Each recipe-dial top with a rotating arrow offers ten cocktail selections, including Bronx, Clover Club, Side Car and Martini. The holder's handle pushes downward for carrying or shaking the group all at once. Each shaker has an internal, side-pour strainer lip. When inverted, the shaker tops serve as drinking cups. Made by Napier in Connecticut circa 1934. 6 1/4" H. each shaker. 9" H. holder. ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers – from classic to figural forms- Over 75 examples in our stock at all times – Many not listed on our site.***
Whimsical cocktail-picks stand in the form of a wooden bar.The bar with its chromium-mounted top counter is a stand for six figural picks. Five picks are designed as different liquor bottles, and one is a cocktail shaker. A very uncommon example with its green-stained wooden bar and rolling wheels. Retains its original recipe booklet! Made by the Harris Dunn Corp. in New York circa 1930's. 4 3/4" W., 4 1/2" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1391675 (stock #736)
The perfect individual cocktail shaker for one. Made in France, this unusual design has a special feature. The top cap removes to reveal an internal citrus juicer or reamer. Ideal for extracting the essence of lemon, lime or orange for that special cocktail. Art Deco stepped top cap along with incised bandings upon the lower section. Circa 1940. 4 38/" H. ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers – from classic to figural forms - Over 75 examples in our stock at all times – Many not listed on our site.***
WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) Art Nouveau basket with florals and berries in relief upon its rising sides. A figural winged maiden fashioned as the handle. Designed by Albert Mayer, circa 1907. Firm's marks beneath. 6 3/4" W., 3 1/2" H.
Modernist design sterling silver double jigger. The beautiful mid-century form has a wave handle. Nice quality example. Made in Mexico circa 1960. 2 7/8" H.
Bold design. A round butterscotch Bakelite holder stands upon its rectangular black Bakelite base. A set-of-twelve multi-color picks rest within the holder. France circa 1930's. 4 1/4" H.
Chromium dumbbell-form cocktail shaker has a cap and strainer that lift off of its top for filling with ingredients. Designed to stand upright on its footed base, it displays well in a collection. Great form to grasp and shake! American circa 1940. ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers – from classic to figural forms - Over 75 examples in our stock at all times – Many not listed on our site.***
Handsome classic design English sterling silver flask. The practical, discreet size has one curved side to comfortably fit a hip or breast pocket. Bayonet feature on its top, locking cap. Hallmarks: Charles S. Green, Birmingham 1918. 3 1/8" W., 4 1/4" H.
Combination one- and two-ounce Modernist sterling cocktail jigger designed by Alphonse La Paglia. A native of Italy, La Paglia was commissioned to execute designs for Georg Jensen USA. The heavy silver blossom design jigger as pictured in "The American Designs-Jensen Silver" bears a double-eagle American silversmith mark circa 1952. 3 1/2" H.
Heavily cut, round crystal jar with pique tortoise and silver top. Silver inlay with ribbons and cascading florals is finely chased. Hallmarks: William Comyns, Birmingham 1912. 2 7/8" H., 2 5/8" W.
Steuben optic swirl vase in Pomona Green glass. The gently flaring form is Frederick Carder's original design number 6030 as illustrated on page 277 in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," by Gardner, circa 1920. 7 1/8" H., 7 1/8" W.
Lovely, romanticized Art Nouveau wine bottle stand from the famous WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany, circa 1907. Flowing florals rise above a series of six fish as they swim through wave-like Art Nouveau tendrils. Workshop marks beneath. 3" H., 4 3/4" W.
Wonderful high Art Deco design. Frosted glass combination cocktail shaker and mixer has a geometric silver overlay grid pattern. The top cap has a section that slides to allow a mixing spoon to be inserted. A set-of-six conical, footed, matching cocktail glasses complete the set. American circa 1930. 9 1/2" H., 3 1/4" H. each glass. ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers – from classic to figural forms - Over 75 examples in our stock at all times – Many not listed on our site.***
Early Sheffield plate wine bottle coaster has lovely foliates in relief upon the top rim. A turned wooden base within the Georgian-era stand. Circa 1840. 2" H., 7" W.
Tall, oval-form, cut-crystal boudoir jar. The pique-tortoise top has chased silver rambling floral inlay and a central oval medallion. Hallmarks: Neal Brothers, Birmingham 1905. 3 3/8" H., 1 7/8" W., 2 7/8" L.
"Take A Shot" cocktail bar shot glass set in the form of a silvered bullet with an applied copper band. The bullet top removes to reveal four shot jiggers with gilded interiors. Made in Germany circa 1930's. 3 1/4" H., 1 5/8" each shot