Fine in both quality and design. Tall, hand-hammered Chinese export silver shot glasses. Each of the set-of-four 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. each
Prohibition-era glass dumbbell cocktail shaker in cobalt blue. A silvered cap and strainer are mounted upon its top. These highly collected glass dumbbells were created in clear glass as well as in a variety of colors. Cobalt blue is among the most desirable for collectors of these whimsical, figural forms. Stamped Czechoslovakia; circa 1930's. 13" L. ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality 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 figural Art Nouveau silvered pewter liqueur service depicting a maiden upholding a cut crystal decanter. A fluid Jugendstil base holds six cordial tumblers. Stylized hand-cutting upon the decanter and tumblers is in a Secession design. Designed by Albert Mayer for WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1900. Firm's marks impressed upon base. Illustrated in "Art Nouveau Domestic Metalwork from Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik 1906," page XXXVII and page 129. 14 1/4" H., 13 1/4" L.
Steuben Optic Swirl Vase in Green Jade glass. The form is Frederick Carder's original design #6031, as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," by Gardner, page 277. 6 3/4" H., 6 1/2" W.
Lovely pair of Steuben Frederick- Carder-era candlesticks in Amethyst glass. The lobed baluster form, with rolled base and candle cups edges, is design number 2956 as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," page 161; circa 1920. 10 1/2" H.
Elegant Steuben Frederick Carder-era candlesticks. The dark amber candlesticks have tapering columns cut with florals. A downward curved, optic-rib candle cup completes the design. Circa 1920's. 10" H.
Art Deco Daum Nancy smoky topaz vase. Alternating textured acid-etched and polished geometric panels. Signed Daum Nancy with the Croix de Lorraine. France, circa 1930. 9 7/8" H. 5 1/2" W.
Steuben Amber glass trumpet-form vase with applied Flemish Blue rim at lip and foot edges. Twisted Flemish Blue pendant ring handles hang from the sides. Frederick Carder design number 2909, as illustrated on page 271 in "The Glass of Frederick Carder"; circa 1925. 7 7/8" H.
Exuberant Art Deco decanter is cut, enameled and etched. Geometric black enamel as well as acid-etched patterns enhance the form with their cut oval and incised line patterns. An octagonal cut stopper with complementing enamel work completes the stunning example. Czechoslovakia circa 1930. 8 1/2" H., 6" W.
Hammered fine Chinese export silver shot glass. A hand-chased dragon with five toes/claws encircles the form. Gilded within. Workshop marks beneath. Made in Tianjin, circa 1920. 2" H.
Stunning example for the collector. Deep ruby-red glass "cock"-tail shaker with silver overlay. A pair of fighting roosters, or cockerels in silver overlay are boldly displayed upon this tall form. An Art Deco stepped form top cap completes the design. American circa 1930's. 11" 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 ***
Boldly stylized Art Deco decanter with six glasses. Seven panels with etched glass have black enamel geometrics alternating with clear panels on the decanter. All have enamel scallop elements at their tops as well as base. The six tall glasses have complementing enamel work. An unusual, flat, disc-form stopper has geometric enamels upon the circumference and central enamel medallion on its top. Made in Czechoslovakia circa 1925. 8 3/8" H., decanter, 2 5/8" H, each glass.
Tall L.C. Tiffany golden Favrile glass chalice-form vase. Domed base with its inverted under-rim supports a tall stem and knop. The vase's wide, pinched top completes the stunning example. Golden iridescent glass has shimmering silvery blue and violet highlights. Signed "L.C.T. 9777." 11 3/4" H., 5 3/4" W.
Richly opalescent aqua floriform-top pastel goblet with contrasting white veining. A tall, ribbed stem is supported by a ribbed, undulating base. Signed L.C.T. Favrile; circa 1905. 8 5/8" H., 3 5/8" W.
Steuben Green Jade glass water pitcher in an optic swirl pattern. A contrasting Alabaster glass handle is upon the side. Frederick Carder design number 6232 as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," page 214. Circa 1920's. Signed with Fleur de Lys mark beneath. 9 1/4" H., 6 3/4" W.
Fine silver overlay upon a golden, iridescent Loetz glass vase with violet highlights. Hand-chased Art Nouveau florals and interlacing vines adorn the form with its pinched neck and flared opening. Marks for the La Pierre silver workshop in New York and Newark, N.J. circa 1900. 4 5/8" H.
Golden iridescent L.C. Tiffany favrile glass vase. Organic form with open handles. Lustrous highlights in violet and metallic green tones. Signed "L.C.T. Y3468", circa 1905. 2 3/4" H.
Steuben ribbed compote with Gold Aurene on Calcite. Iridescent violet-rose tones and silvery blues highlight the Aurene. A Calcite foot and stem support the form. Frederick Carder's design number 2760 as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," by Gardner, page 172. Circa 1920. 2 3/4" H., 6" W.