This whimsical cocktail shaker is in the form of an hour glass, and is among the designs from Prohibition era which camouflagued the intended use of the object. Chromium mounts. Made by the Maxwell-Phillip Co. in New York circa 1930's. An example is pictured in "The Cocktail Shaker," by Khachadourian, page 134. Dimensions: 9 1/4" H...
Cut crystal shaker with enameled recipes and ingredients. Art Deco silver mounts. Recipes include Rose, Saratoga, Americano and Bambu, totalling 12 different mixtures. Made in Argentina circa 1930's. Elegant! Dimensions: 9 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 our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site. ***
Whisky flask in the form of an antique leather-bound book. Embossed with gilded title, "A Pleasant Surprise," by James Dixon. Realistically fashioned as an actual book with detail of pages upon sides. Top corner pivots off to reveal a pour spout. Ideally suited for a writer as well as collector of rare flasks. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield circa 1922. Dimensions: 4 3/8" H., 3 1/8" W., 7/8" D.
Mini cocktail shaker form holder with Bakelite cherry cocktail picks within. Picks rest upon their own stand that lifts out. Holder is also a jigger marked with 1- and 1 1/2-oz. measure increments. A removable pour spout inverts for function as a funnel! Made in England circa 1930's. 4 3/4" H.
Silver overlay cherry blossom laden branches drape about the black balluster form vase with fine hand-chased detail. A hammered silver rim completes the stunning design. Made by Rockwell Silver Co. in Meriden, CT, circa 1920's. 6 1/2" H.
835 fine silver Art Deco cufflinks set with black onyx. The oval form is complemented with all silver oval backs. Germany circa 1930's. Dimensions; 1/2" W., 3/4" L.
A miniature cocktail shaker form holder houses a set-of-six cherry-top cocktail picks. Picks rest upon their own removable stand that lifts out of the shaker. Whimsical design! Made in England circa 1930's. 4 1/4" H., 3 1/2" L., each pick
Round sterling silver jewel box with tortoise shell top. Tortoise has hand-chased pique silver inlay in a scrolling cartouche pattern. Silk lining. Hallmarks: Adie Bros., Birmingham 1927. Dimensions: 1 1/2" H.,3 1/4" W.
Elegant crystal flacon etched with flowers and garlands about the round form. Tortoise and silver pique inlay in a wreath and ribbon design upon the hinged top. Complete with its crystal stopper. Hallmarks: Alexander Clark, Birmingham 1923. Dimensions: 3" W., 4" H.