Lovely old Sheffield plate wine funnel with raised foliate border. A floral clip is upon its side. A hand-pierced, star-pattern strainer completes the design. Sheffield circa 1830. 3 7/8" W., 5 1/8" L.
Lovely Art Deco design. Ice cooler has triple-loop handles upon the sides. Six rows of banded detail further complements the design. Made in France circa 1930's. 5 1/4" H., 6 18/" W. to handles
Heavy, quality crystal cocktail shaker cut from green to clear. Vertical patterns alternating in height lead to a circle design about the circumference. The matching cut-crystal ice cooler has gadroon detail and a pivot bale handle to complete the design. 8 1/2" H., shaker; 5" H., 8" H. to handle, cooler. Germany circa 1930s. *** 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 ***
Stunning Art Nouveau wine or Champagne cooler. The hammered copper cooler has pendant grapes, leaves and vines in high relief upon its front. Fluid whiplash brass handles are mounted upon the sides. An undulating top rim completes the form. Made by the Carl Deffner workshop in Esslingen, Germany circa 1900. Deffner produced Jugendstil design of the highest order and has works represented in the collection of the Brohan Museum in Berlin. 9 1/8" H., 12 1/8" W. to handles
Unusual example of a high Art Deco biscuit box or covered ice cooler. The crystal box is cut with geometric triangular patterns and fits upon its own tray. Concentric Art Deco designs in relief are on the tray as well as upon the complementing cover. A geometric handle completes the design. England circa 1930. 4 1/2" H., 6 1/2" W., 8 1/4" L.
Lovely Art Deco-era crystal ice pail. The cooler, with its bale handle and silvered mounts, is cut into Modernist florals within geometric panels. It retains the original ice drain that rests within. Made by the Charles S. Green workshop in Birmingham circa 1930's. 4 3/4" W., 5 3/4" H., 10 1/4" H. to handle
Pair of Victorian wine coasters with a reticulated, spiraling floral pattern. Each coaster has beaded detail along with turned wood bottoms. Sheffield circa 1890. 5 1/2" W., 2" H.
Tall English Art Nouveau wine bottle stand has swirling, whiplash florals about the circumference. The robust form with its crimped top rests upon a waving, stepped base with rounded supports. Flanking handles have leaf forms in sculpted relief. Quite elegant! Made in England circa 1905. 8 1/2" H., 7 5/8" W. at base
Very fine Art Nouveau pitcher made by WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1900. A fully cast figure of a mermaid forms the undulating handle. Her tail fins merge with applied reticulated foliates in relief upon the tall form. Abundant Art Nouveau florals in relief upon the surface complete this extraordinary example by this highly regarded workshop. A similar form is pictured in the firm's well-known 1906 catalogue, page 138. Marks beneath. 14 3/4" H.
Exquisite example of a tall, high Art Nouveau wine bottle stand made by the WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany, circa 1900. Sweeping whiplash handles flank the sides of the reticulated Jugendstil form. An example is illustrated on page 154 of the well-known WMF 1900 English catalogue. Firm's marks beneath. 7 1/2" W. to handles, 8" H.
Art- Deco-era ice cooler, with its lobed-form bottom, has half-moon scoop handles. Engine-turned bandings about the circumference complete the unusual form. France circa 1925. 4 5/8" H., 6" W. to handles
Stunning Art Nouveau wine bottle stand made in Vienna by the Argentor workshop circa 1902. A frieze of elegant reticulated foliates rises above a raised support base. The tops of the six-leaf forms create a scallop-design opening. The Argentor firm, located in Wimbergerstrasser in Vienna, was founded by Ernst Russ and Adolf Wilhelm Hetzel. Illustrated in an early Argentor Werke catalog, page 82. 4 1/2" H.
Very fine quality sterling silver and crystal ice cooler made by the well-known Mappin & Webb. Crystal is cut into nine panels with curving fan patterns. Top is mounted with a silver frame along with notched and curving Art Deco handles. Complete with its original silver ice drainer to allow water to settle beneath the ice cubes. Hallmarks upon both drainer as well as top mount: Mappin & Webb, Sheffield 1937. 4 3/8" H., 7 1/2" W. to handles
Interlacing, high Art Nouveau rambling vines adorn the wine bottle stand. A central maiden with cascading hair in the manner of Alphonse Mucha is upon two sides of the stunning design. Made by the well-known WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1900. Impressed marks beneath. 3 1/4" H., 4 1/8" W.
Engine-turned wine bottle stand tray. English, circa 1930's. 5 5/8" W., 5/8" H.
Stunning design! Difficult to find pair of Art Deco-era wine or Champagne coolers with bold, triple-loop handles upon the sides. Six rows of banded detail further complement the design. Made in France circa 1930's. 8" H., 9 1/8" W. to handles
Silvered wine or Champagne cooler stand. Finely detailed acanthus forms are in relief upon its side. A convenient swivel bale handle rises above the elegant bottle stand. Made in Germany circa 1920's. 19 1/8" H., 26 3/4" H. to handle, 7 1/8" W. at top
Antique wild boar tusk corkscrew with a sterling silver mount and pendant grapes cluster applique. Nice natural gradation of tone upon the tusk. Walker bell feature. American circa 1900. 5" W., 5 1/2" L.