Cherub Antiques Gallery : Antique Cocktail Shakers, Nouveau, Deco, Washington DC
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1469717
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,600.00
Kralik Glatt Silberiris vase with fine silver overlay. Cased golden iridescent pinched vase with a rose orchid interior. Art Nouveau chased silver flowers and vines embellish the form. Wilhelm Kralik Sohne was founded by Josef Meyr in Austro-Bohemia circa 1815. Silver overlay bears marks from La Pierre of New York, N.Y., and Newark, N.J., circa 1905. Dimensions: 4 1/4" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1469716
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$440.00
Whimsical Bakelite dice holder in mottled green with a large set-of-ten dice-form cocktail picks. Unusual tall dice design holder. France circa 1930's. 2 1/2" H., 1 1/2" W. holder; 3 1/4" L. each pick.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1469715
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$2,150.00
Fine Art Nouveau silver jardiniere with Art Nouveau maidens representing the arts. One strokes a lyre while the other holds a painter's brush and palette. Reticulated flowers and interlacing vines complete the design along with naturalistic openwork handles. A cut-crystal liner rests within. Stamped marks for the Martin Mayer workshop of Mainz, Germany along with 835 Fine Silver marks, circa 1900. Artists commissioned by Mayer include Peter Behrens and Hans Christiansen. 3 7/8" H., 5" W., 11" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1469714
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$850.00
This rare dog's head form jigger, known as the Bar Hound, rests upon its accompanying drinks pourer with original cork. The whimsical jigger is designed to stand upright on the dog's nose and ears, then ready for filling up to the 1- or 2-oz. increments marked on the side. Made in Connecticut by Napier circa 1930's. This American workshop created some of the most unusual collector-caliber cocktail accessories and shakers, including the famous figural penguin. 3" W., 2" H. jigger; 7 1/4" L. pourer
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1950 item #1469713
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$750.00
French figural cocktail picks set. The whimsical narrative displays a chef grasping a taste as he upholds his piping hot platter. A set-of-six chef- cap-topped cocktail picks rest within their cylindrical chromium holder. The figure with red, white and black enamel detail stands upon a macassar wood base. Undoubtedly by Sudre, the workshop known for unusual figural cocktail accoutrements. France circa 1940"s. 5 1/8" L., 5 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1469712
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,600.00
Beautifully executed Vienna Secession design upon this biscuit barrel made by the well-known firm of WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1905. Reticulated frame and lid with Secession elements which are repeated in the hand-cut and etched crystal liner. Illustrated on page 252 in the workshop's 1906 catalogue. 8 1/2" H., 3 3/4" D., 5 3/4" W.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1469673
Cherub Antiques Gallery
SOLD
An unusual find! Silvered art deco citrus juicer. Top reamer with heart form perforations drains into its awaiting stepped, lobed cup, with reticulated base support. Juicer can be inverted to allow pouring of citrus essence while straining seeds or pour directly from the cup. Stamped marks for the Cailar Bayard workshop of France, circa 1930's. 2 1/2" W., 4 1/2" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1950 item #1469672
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$325.00
Unusual bucket-form sterling silver cocktail bar Jigger with a swivel bale handle. Made by the Lunt silver workshop of Massachusetts circa 1940's. Light dimple upon one side. 2" H., 3"H. to handle.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1950 item #1469671
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$650.00
Whimsical and a scarce find. Sterling silver jigger in the form of a fireman's pail, engraved "Fire Water". The bucket, with it's swiveling bale handle is gilded within. Made by the Lunt silver workshop of Massachusetts circa 1940's. 2" H., 3" H. to handle.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1463198
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$690.00
Highly sought, unusual, whimsical sterling silver cocktail jigger. One, two and three oz. cocktail measure increments are indicated by "Lady's", "Man's" and a detailed engraved pig, or hog, for over indulgence! Made by the Blackinton silver workshop of Attleboro, Massachusetts, circa 1930's. 2 1/2" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1463196
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$450.00
Detailed sterling silver golf club cocktail picks. Each of the set-of-six picks will skewer an olive or cherry to compliment the perfect martini or cocktail. Fully hallmarked: Collis & Co., Birmingham 1929. Presented in original silk and velvet fitted case, as seen in photos. 3 1/4" L. each pick.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1462782
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,200.00
Quite distinctive and elegant engine turned cocktail shaker. The large classic form has wide turned bandings in an unusual moire pattern. An additional feature is housed within. The strainer section has a prong-form citrus piercer. Invert to extract essence of a lemon, lime or orange to enhance the perfect cocktail recipe. The distinctive design, made by the Birmingham Guild of Handicrafts, circa 1930. 10" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1950 item #1462780
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,250.00
Beautifully interpreted Danish modernist design cocktail shaker. The bold rounded form has a beaded frieze around the strainer section that is repeated upon the base. A ball finial cap removes, to reveal an interior strainer seal cap, with a modernist loop handle. A stunning, elegantly designed shaker. Made in Denmark circa 1940. 9 1/2" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1462778
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$840.00
Lovely classic form British cocktail shaker adorned with engine turned bandings. The turning upon the body of the shaker is in a basket weave pattern. Jigger top cap has complimenting turned bandings. Made in England circa 1930's. 8 3/4" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1462727
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,250.00
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. American circa 1930s. 12 1/4" L. *** Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers - From classic to figural forms - Large selection in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site ***
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1462726
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$490.00
Personal-size cocktail shaker for one. The design features a gilded recipe-dial top. A rotating arrow offers cocktail selections such as a Martini, Bronx, Manhattan and so on. Interior is fitted with a side-pour strainer. Made by Napier in Connecticut circa 1930's. 6 1/4" H. *** Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers - From classic to figural forms - Large selection in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site ***
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1462725
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$590.00
British glass "cock-tail" mixer with an etched rooster, or cockerel on its side. The top-mounted spout with strainer section has a handle to lift off for cleaning and filling ease. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield circa 1930"s. 7 1/4" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1462724
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$490.00
A macassar-wood base supports the silvered picks holder with its side columns. A set-of-eight bakelite- cherry-mounted cocktail picks suspend from their slotted holder. France circa 1930's.  3 1/4" H., 5 1/4" W. stand;  3" L. each pick
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1930 item #1462723
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$440.00
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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1950 item #1462720
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$675.00
Whimsical design! This cocktail recipe "Rolodex" design stand is fashioned as a chromium cocktail shaker. A knob upon the side turns to reveal an array of celluloid cards which must be flipped gently to offer recipes such as: BRONX, CLOVER CLUB, MANHATTAN, LONDON COCKTAIL and so on. Thirty one recipes plus the COCKTAIL RECIPES intro card. A scarce example for the collector of unusual cocktail bar accoutrements. Marks: Made in Germany; U.S.Zone, circa 1945. 5 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1461654
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$650.00
Lovely Victorian heart-form snuff or trinket box. The sterling silver box has repousse florals and scrolling elements upon its sides and removable top. An undulating, crimp edge completes the romanticized heart design. Hallmarks: William Comyns, London 1888. 1 5/8" W., 1 7/8" D., 1 3/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1460864
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,250.00
Lovely Art Nouveau Doulton Lambeth stoneware vase. The bold, bulbous, baluster form with its upward-turned opening, is glazed in cobalt blue. Five large heart-form leaves with detailed relief beading are glazed in celadon. Additional leaves as well as pendant Art Nouveau foliates are glazed in light blue, gold and dark green. Impressed marks as well as workshop marks for Miss B. Harman, circa 1904. 11 1/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1910 item #1460863
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$590.00
Lovely, undulating Art Nouveau brass photo frame. The fluid design has interlacing strapwork as well as curved elements. An unusual example, European circa 1900. 7 1/4" W., 9 1/2" H; 4" W., 6 1/2" H. photo
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1950 item #1458321
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$640.00
An iconic piece of American cocktail culture! The carved wooden stork, with its glass bud vase, was part of the famous New York City, Stork Club's, table setting and held a single rose stem. The club was opened by Sherman Billingsley, a former bootlegger, in 1929 at 132 West 58th Street. The famous nightclub, ultimately moving to 3 East 63rd Street, closed in 1965 and was the place to see and be seen. It was frequented by Frank Sinatra, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, Bing Crosby, Joe Dimaggio and Marilyn Monroe, and the list goes on. The prior collector placed a label beneath, noting that it was acquired from the Stork Club in 1948. 4"W, 7 3/4"H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1458320
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,400.00
The original, highly collected, recipe or "Tells-U-How" cocktail shaker made by Napier in Connecticut. The design for this form was patented by LeRoy Fontan for Napier in 1935. The outer sleeve revolves to reveal drink recipes in windows. An example is illustrated in 'The Cocktail Shaker' by Khachadourian, page 97. No collection should be without one. Dimensions: 11" H.  ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality Art Deco era cocktail shakers - from classic to figural forms -Large selection in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site.***
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1458191
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$950.00
Large bulbous form silver overlay flacon or decanter. Extensively overlaid in robust Art Nouveau flowers and vines. Fine hand-chased detail enhances the interlacing silver work. A tall dome-form stopper completes the design. American, circa 1900. 8 1/4" H., 4 1/2" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1458190
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$590.00
Lovely antique French jewel box with kingwood marquetry. The box, with bronze mounts, has a central, hand-painted Sevres, or Vieux Paris porcelain oval medallion upon its top. Interior is fitted with the original tufted rouge silk liner. France circa 1890. 3" H., 5 1/4" W., 8 1/8" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1458189
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$400.00
Figural "Bucket Full" jigger with pivoting bale handle has markings for up to 4 oz. of liquid measure. Incised bandings and a pouring lip complete the whimsical design. Made by Napier in Connecticut circa 1930's. 2 1/2" H., 4 3/4" H. to handle
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1458188
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$550.00
Lovely Art Deco-era cocktail shaker with a Modernist twist on a classic-form design. Rounded strainer section is designed to fit within the lower section. Made in the workshop of Carl Deffner in Esslingen, Germany, circa 1930's. Firm's marks beneath. 8 1/2" H. *** Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers - From classic to figural forms - Large selection in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site ***
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1950 item #1458187
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$290.00
Long cocktail bar spoon made by the famous Christofle workshop in France circa 1940's. The silvered, lovely quality spoon, with it's twist-stem, has a hexagonal muddler upon the end. 11" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1455452
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$890.00
Art Deco era crystal mixer is cut in vertical patterns with a cut band of leaves at the top. A sterling silver mount has an elaborate lyre-form pierced strainer pouring lip. Elegant design made by the Watson Silver Co. of Attleboro, Massachusetts circa 1930's. 9 "H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1455450
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,500.00
Stunning example from the well-regarded Orivit workshop of Cologne, Germany circa 1904. The pewter framework with its fluid, undulating form, has swirling foliate and berry patterns in relief. The large tray is flanked by curving, open Art Nouveau handles with firm's marks stamped beneath. Supported by eight feet, one replaced as seen in photo. Orivit, founded by Wilhelm Ferdinand Hubert Schnitz in 1894, commissioned well-known designers such as Hermann Gradl and Walter Scherf. In 1904 the firm was acquired by WMF {Wurttembergische Metalwaren Fabrik). Pictured in the book title, "ORIVIT: Zinn des Jugendstils aux Koln." The Brohan Museum in Berlin has a prominent collection of Orivit inclusive of several trays. Dimensions: 13 1/2" W., 22 1/2" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1910 item #1455446
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$2,250.00
Art Nouveau Daum Nancy cameo glass quatrefoil-form bowl. Rambling golden leaves along with blue-purple berries, all in cameo, are around the circumference. A mottled background is in tones of yellow, green and amber. Signed in the cameo, Daum Nancy with the Croix de Lorraine. France circa 1900. 3 1/4" H., 8 1/4" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1455445
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$590.00
Handsome antique crocodile-wrapped whisky flask. Fitted with a removable silvered drinking cup, gilded within. Made in Sheffield circa 1910 by James Dixon & Sons. 3 3/4" W., 6 1/8" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1950 item #1455444
Cherub Antiques Gallery
SOLD
Danish-influence sterling silver tray. Reticulated blossom-form handles with beaded accents adorn the gently curved sides. Notch elements further enhance the rolled edge. Made by the J. Wagner & Son workshop in New York circa 1940's. 7 1/2" W. to handles.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1455443
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,700.00
Chased, large silver overlay flower heads adorn the bottom of the bulbous-form emerald green glass vase. Art Nouveau silver leaves and vines ramble upward upon the tall, long-neck form. An engraved, oval cartouche completes the fine design. Stamped marks for the Alvin silver workshop of Rhode Island, circa 1900. 12" H.