This whimsical "Time For Cocktails" cocktail shaker is in the form of an hour glass, and is among the designs from Prohibition era which camouflaged the intended use of the object. Chromium mounts. Made by the Maxwell-Phillip Co. in New York, circa 1930's. An example is pictured in "The Cocktail Shaker," by Khachadorian, page 134. 9 1/4" 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.***
Pair of Frederick Carder Steuben candlesticks with central, baluster-form, ribbed columns in Celeste Blue glass. The round foot and candle cups are Amber glass. Original drawing for this design number 2956 is illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," by Gardner, page 160. 10" H.
Frederick Carder-era set-of-four Steuben cocktail glasses in the desirable, twist-stem form. The drinking glass, as well as foot, are in Amber, with stems in Celeste Blue. Carder's original drawing for this design number 7160 as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," page 195. 5 3/8" H.
Elegant, thick-walled, French opaline glass box. The rectangular form has bevel-cut edging. A gilded mount with floral-relief detail enhances the box, and a bow-shape clasp completes the design. France circa 1920. 3 1/8" H., 3 1/2" W., 5 1/4" L.
Lovely set-of-six Val St. Lambert wine, or water goblets. The cased glasses are in the famous Belgian workshop's well-known red, or rose color. Each is cut in vertical, elongated ovals, alternating with rising, long-stemmed florettes. Five-sided, tapering stems are geometrically cut. Each of the fine quality, mid-century goblets is 7 3/4" H.
Stunning, unusual cocktail shaker. Brilliant green crystal is enameled with a multi-color rooster, or cockerel, upon it. Jigger-top cap has gadroon-edge detail. Czechoslovakia, circa 1925. 8 1/2" 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 ***
Unusual glass cocktail shaker with engraved liquid measures upon the surface. Upon the right side are increments for up to 20 ounces, and on the left, up to one pint. Silvered mounts with gadroon edging bear marks for the well-known James Dixon & Son of Sheffield, circa 1930's. 8 3/4" 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 ***
Fine in both quality and design. The tall, hand-hammered Chinese export silver shot glass has a detailed, hand-chased dragon applique that wraps about the circumference. A vacant medallion applique further enhances the design. Made by the Wing On silver workshop of Hong Kong circa 1920. 2 1/8" H.
Fine example of an early Sabino Art Deco vase in the "Les Aras" pattern. The golden amber glass depicts molded macaws perched among circular Art Deco patterns. Illustrated in the 'Catalogue Raisonne' of Sabino. Made in France circa 1927. Intaglio signature Sabino Paris upon base. 8 1/4" H.
Fine Val St. Lambert large bowl designed by Leon Ledru for the well-known workshop. Thick-walled form in Val St. Lambert's famous red is acid-etched with the classic "Dance of Flora" created by Ledru. Geometric, hand-cut fronds upon the base, as well as cut bandings at the top of the bowl, complete the design. Belgium circa 1920's. 4 1/2" H., 10" W.
Rich cobalt blue Imperial Glass vase decorated within with lead lustre. Vibrant contrast of the iridescent copper orange against blue on the classic form is stunning. Made in Ohio circa 1920's. 6 3/8" H.
Steuben bowl in Selenium Red glass. The flaring, footed form was designed by Frederick Carder circa 1920. Acid stamp fleur-de-lys mark beneath. 2 5/8" H., 4 7/8" W.
Steuben Cluthra glass vase in apple green. Nice example with a gradation of color as well as radiating bubbles. Green becomes more intense at edge of bubbles. Frederick Carder's classic form number 2683 as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," page 268. Circa 1920's. 8 1/4" H., 7 1/2" W.
Steuben compote, or footed bowl, in Blue Aurene on Calcite glass. The flaring form has lustrous blue iridescence. A variation of Frederick Carder's design number 8393 as illustrated on page 177 in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," by Gardner; circa 1920's. 2 7/8" H., 6" W.
Steuben Cluthra glass in the form of a goblet. The Art Deco example, with its hexagonal top, is shaded from Gold Ruby to white with internal bubbles. The footed glass is Frederick Carder's design number 6909, as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," page 194; circa 1920's. 6 1/2" H.
Sterling silver tyg tri- handle-form shot glass. The traditional English design is fully hallmarked: Adie Bros.; Birmingham 1926. 1 3/4" H., 1 1/2" W., 1 3/4" W. to handles
Steuben candlesticks with wide bases in Pomona Green are an optic swirl pattern. The broadly flaring tops are optic ribbed and in Amber glass. A stunning color combination in Frederick Carder's original design number 3581, circa 1920. A drawing for this form is illustrated on page 162 in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," by Gardner. 5 7/8" H.
Steuben Art Deco-era Martini goblet designed by Frederick Carder circa 1920. The fine example is in Rosaline glass with a twist-stem and foot in Alabaster glass. Carder's original design number 760 for this form is illustrated on page 195 in "The Glass of Frederick Carder." 5 1/2" H.