The "Bar Baby" features a corkscrew, bottle opener, funnel and 2-ounce measure all housed in a mini- cocktail-shaker form. Made by Napier in Connecticut circa 1930's. A whimsical and practical bar accessory. 3 3/4" H.
Sterling silver footed dish or bowl designed by Alphonse La Paglia for Georg Jensen, U.S.A. circa 1948. The oval-form bowl with applied blossom-and-bead detail rests upon a reticulated foliate-and-bead foot. The stunning form is among designs created by La Paglia for Jensen U.S.A. between 1948 and 1951. His design creations abruptly halted due to his untimely passing. 1 5/8" H., 3 3/4" W., 5" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1344126 (stock #560)
Unusual example of an internal-juicer cocktail shaker. Upon removal of the top cap and pour section, a citrus juicer is revealed. The reamer removes to allow filling of cocktail ingredients, then rests neatly upon the shaker body, ready for juicer function. Replace top, and juicer with its strainer design allows pouring of that perfect cocktail recipe. Made in France circa 1930s. 8 3/4" 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 ***
Lovely English sterling silver frame with gently curved borders. Scrolling elements are in relief upon the edges. Hallmarks: W.J. Myatt, Birmingham 1924. 4 3/4" W., 6 3/8" H.; 3 1/4" W., 4 7/8" H. photo
A woven, engine-turned pattern adorns the English sterling silver Art Deco frame. A curved and notched top completes the design upon the frame with its contrasting, polished borders. Made in Birmingham 1923. 5 1/4" W., 7 1/2" H.; 3 3/4" W., 5 1/2" H. photo
Scarce example of a cocktail recipe jigger made by Napier. The bucket-form jigger has detailed recipes with measure increments for both a Martini and a Manhattan. Connecticut circa 1930's. 2 3/4" H.
Sterling silver sword-form letter opener created to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. One side of the hilt depicts floral symbols: thistle, Scotland; shamrock, Ireland; daffodil, Whales; rose, England. The reverse has symbols of the Commonwealth: kiwi, New Zealnd; beaver, Canada; kangaroo, Australia; springbok, S. Africa. Has relief insignia ER II, Elizabeth Regina II. Presented in original fitted box. Hallmarks: Sheffield 1953, Harry Atkin. 8 1/2" L.
Sterling silver condiment set consisting of salt, pepperette, mustard pot and two spoons. Reticulated pattern reveal cobalt crystal liners. Fitted in original velvet- and- silk-lined box. Hallmarks: Edwin Turner, Birmingham 1921 condiments; William Davenport, Birmingham 1918 spoons. 1 1/4" H. salt, 1 3/4" H. mustard, 1 7/8" H. pepperette
Shot gun shell jigger engraved "Just A Shot" (1-oz. measure). The silvered jigger is gilded upon the bottom as well as within. Made in England circa 1930's. 2" H.
Shot gun shell jigger engraved "Just A Shot" (1 1/2-oz. measure). The silvered jigger is gilded upon the bottom as well as within. Made in England circa 1930's. 2 5/8" H.
Whimsical "Just-A-Thimbleful" sterling silver cocktail bar jigger. Made by the Towle Silver Co. of Massachusetts, circa 1960. 2" H.
Lovely sterling silver letter opener made by the Carl M. Cohr workshop of Fredericia Denmark circa 1940's. The Georg Jensen influence design has a leaf and open vine at its top. Perfect form for actual function. 6 1/2" L.
Very fine quality julep cup-form, heavy sterling silver Derby jigger. A horseshoe applique is upon the side of the two-ounce jigger, hand-engraved 1952. Relief edging with floral detail on the base completes the design. Made by the well-known Louisville jeweler Brown Waterhouse Kaiser. Marks beneath: Official Kentucky Derby Jigger, Sterling, BWK. 2 1/4" H.
Gorham sterling silver Art- Deco-era candlesticks. Bold design with a hammered surface and baluster-form, geometrically paneled columns. Deep scallop bases have a band of detailed leaf forms in relief about the circumference. Removable bobeches with incised bands complete the stunning candlesticks. Made by the famous Gorham workshop in Rhode Island. Date marks 1928-29. 10 1/8" H. each
Difficult-to-find, matching pair of sterling silver frames. Lovely engine-turned pattern upon the borders of the Art Deco era British examples. Each fully hallmarked: Sanders & Mackenzie, Birmingham 1923. 6 3/4" W., 8 3/4" H.; 5 7/8" W., 7 7/8" photo
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1930 item #1340183 (stock #559)
Rounded, boldly stepped Art Deco design cocktail shaker. Incised, banded detail further enhances the jigger top cap. Made in Belgium circa 1925. 8 5/8" 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 ***
Fine pair of two-light, Modernist, Danish silver candle holders made by the well-regarded Grann & Laglye workshop of Copenhagen. A round, raised, disc foot supports an energetic, swirling loop with stylized bead and foliate elements upon each. Tall candle cups with bobeches are at asymmetrical levels. Stunning design by this silversmith founded by Johannes L. Grann and Johannes Laglye in 1906. Hallmarks: Grann & Laglye, 1934, Assay Master: Johannes Siggaard. 6 3/4" H., 6" W.
Stunning design! Art Deco-era wine or Champagne cooler 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