Bold modernist form with alternating ribbed and broad lobed elements. The rounded dome cap has a multi-ball cluster finial. An interior removable wafer strainer completes the function of this scarce design. Denmark circa 1930's. 9" H.
A Wow Design! Mid-Century modernist cocktail shaker looks like it's in motion when at rest. Undulating energetic design made in Sweden circa 1940's. The top becomes a drinking cup. A stylized geometric angled strainer is housed within. Dimensions: 10 1/2" H.
This very rare shaker is among the most highly sought by collectors of figural cocktail shakers. "The Prohibition Trophy" shaker converts from a trophy form to a functional cocktail shaker. The ingenious design incorporates a flask as well as citrus juicer feature. This was the most inventive design created for actually concealing the function of the object during prohibition days. Made by the firm of E & J Bass in New York, patented May 18, 1926. Bears wonderful inscription from ...click for details
This is the authentic original Napier Penguin cocktail shaker designed by Emile Schulke in 1936. Retains it's original white rubber stopper within beak. Superb condition inside and out. This example is always a "must have" for the serious collector. Dimensions: 12 1/4" H.
Rare Napier miniature figural Penguin cocktail shaker. Fashioned as a personal size cocktail-for-one with a detailed penguin's head and flippers. The gilded shaker is fitted with an interior side pour strainer. A must have example for the collector of fine figural cocktail shakers. Connecticut circa 1930's. 6 1/2" H.
Extraordinary and RARE design. The form has concave rounded panels upon the sides with a dome top that rises above ridged horizontal sections at the bottom of the cocktail shaker. An assymetrically mounted ridged cap is set at an angle. The ridged ring turns to release the strainer cap from it's aligned fittings with the use of a spring-like mechanism when turned. Align and press down to re-attach the cap. An important example for the discerning collector. Designed by Folke Astrom for G.A.B ...click for details
An uncommon example of this beautiful Art Deco shaker with red bakelite cherry finial. Black bakelite stepped base repeats Deco motif on top cap. Top section unscrews to reveal circular interior channel for storing cherries or olives. A very special example for the collector. Made by Meriden Silver Plate Co. in Connecticut circa 1927. Dimensions: 12" H. ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers - From classic to figural forms - Over ...click for details
A scarce figural cocktail shaker in the form of a champagne bottle complete with a gilded cork design stopper. Stamped Depose upon base. Made in France circa 1930's. An example pictured in 'The Cocktail Shaker' by Khachadourian page 30. Dimensions: 12 3/4" H.
The iconic American Art Deco cocktail shaker! The "Manhattan" Skyscraper shaker was designed by Norman Bel Geddes (American 1893-1958) for the Revere Copper and Brass Co. of Rome, New York circa 1937. An example of the famous chromium shaker is in the collection of the Brooklyn Museum of Art. An exhibition titled: Norman Bel Geddes "I Have Seen the Future" is on view at the Museum of the City of New York, Oct 16 - Feb. 10, 2014. Bel Geddes created theatrical industrial as we ...click for details
A concentrically rounded stepped wide strainer section adorns this vibrant Belgian cocktail shaker design. Complimenting rounded banded forms are found at the lower section of the shaker. Belgium circa 1925. Dimensions: 7 3/4" H.
Heavy finest quality 950 silver hammered flask. Marked 950 a higher standard than sterling and CPO. This mark was used on items made between 1946-1948 when the U.S. operated a centralized buying system for Army and Navy bases in Japan. Top cap with hinged arm. Dimensions: 3 1/4" W, 5" H.
Superb quality! Quite heavy sleek modernist Art Deco form cocktail shaker. The strainer cap in a dome form. Made by the Wiskmann workshop known for quality and design in Belgium circa 1930's. Dimensions: 9 1/2" H.