A sterling silver cap is mounted upon each end of the staghorn corkscrew. Nice textured horn for a comfortable grip. Hallmarks for the John Hasselbring silver workshop of New York, well known for their fine quality silver wine accessories, circa 1900. Walker bell feature. 5 3/4" W., 5 1/4" L.
Each sterling silver "cock"-tail pick has a richly enameled rooster as its finial in tones of green, red and gold. Enamel work is on both sides of the cockerel. Set-of-six fully hallmarked: Adie Bros., Birmingham 1955. Fitted in original satin- and velvet-lined box. 2 7/8" L. each
Blown amber glass in the form of a duck with applied clear glass handles. The duck's slender neck leads to a silvered hinged head and beak which opens to reveal the pour spout. Made in Austria circa 1930's. 5 3/4" H
Mechanical Japanese fine silver Champagne or cocktail swizzle. The lantern-form mounted swizzle pulls out to reveal prong-like whisks for mixing. The stem then retracts to conceal the splayed stirrer. Circa 1950.
Mechanical Japanese fine silver Champagne or cocktail swizzle. The fan-form mounted swizzle pulls out to reveal prong-like whisks for mixing. The stem then retracts to conceal the splayed stirrer. Circa 1950.
Mechanical Japanese fine silver Champagne or cocktail swizzle. The Buddha-form mounted swizzle pulls out to reveal prong-like whisks for mixing. The stem then retracts to conceal the splayed stirrer. Circa 1950.
Beautifully stylized Art Deco decanter set. Deep red enamel patterns adorn the surface of the hexagonal and paneled form. Red enamels are both cut as well as enhanced with golden enamel Art Deco leaves. A complementing stopper along with six glasses have further cut enamels. Made in Czechoslovakia circa 1930's. 8 1/2" H. decanter; 2 3/8" H. each glass
Tiffany Studios gilded bronze Zodiac pattern letter or paper rack. The two-section holder depicts signs of the zodiac in detail relief. Impressed marks upon the base: Tiffany Studios, New York, 1009. Circa 1905. An example illustrated in "Tiffany Desk Sets," by Holland, page 23. 2 1/2" D., 9 1/2" W., 6 1/2" H.
Impeccable quality and design. Elegantly styled French Art Deco cocktail shaker with indented banding about the circumference accented by additional incised bands. A rounded stepped cap completes the form. The interior houses a citrus reamer with an elaborate strainer section with pierced flowers. Made in France circa 1930's. 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 ...click for details
Hagenauer giraffe bronze sculpture or seal. Wonderful stylized modernist form for which this famous workshop is so well known. Signed upon base "Made in Austria" along with Hagenauer workshop mark. A photo of the giraffe is pictured in "Werkstatte Karl Hagenauer Wien VII," an early catalogue, page 2. Made circa 1928. 3 5/8" H.
Heavily cut crystal barrel. The barrel rests within a footed stand with a rope gallery and an engraved Greek key pattern at its base. A cover with an engraved "Biscuits" applique and Greek key design lays beneath the pivoting bale handle. 6 1/2" H, 9 1/2" H. to handle