Simply wonderful. Carved wooden ocean liner is a holder for set-of-six silver and enamel flags cocktail picks. Each pick has a hook to allow it to rest upon a glass. A central silver smoke- stack-form holder rests on the ship and contains three wooden dice in red, white and blue. Stamped marks upon each flag for 835 fine silver. Germany circa 1940's. 4 1/4" H. with picks, 4 1/4" L.
A spirited chromium gentleman adorned in top hat and tails leans upon a red Bakelite post. The whimsical figure stands alongside a cocktail picks holder, each mounted upon a macassar-wood base. A set-of-twelve cherry-top picks rests within the holder. Made in France circa 1930's. 5 7/8" H., 5 7/8" W.
Crystal combination cocktail shaker and mixer, finely cut with a rooster, or cockerel up its side. Intricate cutting shows fine feather detail along with incised, banded accents on the vessel. Wonderful, practical design that has a sterling silver top for shaking. Upon removal, the shaker converts to a mixer with its pouring lip and strainer. The best of both worlds! American circa 1930's. 7 1/4" H...
Sterling silver fruit or dessert knives with mother-of-pearl handles. The set-of-six Art Deco-era knives are fitted in their original silk and velvet lined case. Hallmarks: James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield 1925. 6 1/8" L. each
Art Deco corkscrew made of Bakelite. The two-part red and black corkscrew unscrews at the top to reveal the corkscrew within. France circa 1930. 4 3/8" L.
Quite wonderful French Art Deco cherry cocktail picks. Large, set-of-twelve Bakelite cherry cocktail picks suspend from their fitted holder. The stand, with its larger Bakelite-cherry finial, rests upon an octagonal-cut wooden base. Made in France circa 1930's. 5 1/2" H., 3 3/8" L. each pick
Fine heavy crystal ice cooler with a hammered sterling silver cover. A silver, tiered, open bale handle rises above. All mounted with detailed cast pendant grape clusters and vines. Exceptional in both quality as well as design. Impressed workshop marks for Danske Guldsmede Handvaerk, Denmark circa 1960. The crystal is by the Stromberg workshop of Sweden. 6 3/4" W., 9 1/2" H. to handle
A large set-of-twelve multi-color Bakelite cocktail picks are each supported within their designated slots. The burgundy, green and butterscotch step designs fan out upon the macassar-wood, fan-form holder. A most unusual example of fine French Art Deco. France circa 1930's. 3 1/2" H., 2 1/2" W.; 2 7/8" L. each pick
Rare example of a Ladies Leg cocktail shaker in Bordello Red, made by the West Virginia Specialty Glass Co. and the Derby Shelton Silver Co. of Connecticut, circa 1937. This highly coveted example, sought by collectors, is adorned with a chromium high-heel shoe. Top cap with pour spout bears Derby Shelton marks within...
Scarce-to-find, large, set-of-twelve sterling- silver- and-Bakelite cherry cocktail picks. Each Art- Deco-era pick is fully hallmarked: Deakin & Francis, Birmingham, 1933. Fitted in original, silk- and- velvet-lined case. 3 1/2" L. each pick
Large Art Deco figure group of Diana the Huntress, by J. Dauvergne. A kneeling Diana holds a spear as two leaping ibex run forward. The figures are upon an elaborate, variegated, cream-and-caramel onyx base with green onyx insets. Geometric marble forms further enhance the bold Art Deco design. Diana, with a patterned drape about her shoulder, is patinated in silver and gold; the ibex in aubergine. Signed upon the base, J. Dauvergne. France circa 1925. 21" H., 33 1/2" L., 7 1/8" D.
This well-known Modernist shaker was designed by Folke Arstrom for Guldsmedsaktiebolaget (GAB) in Stockholm in 1935. Made of nickel-plated brass and Bakelite. Concave and convex panels with incised, patinated, horizontal grooves at lower section. Top cap unscrews to reveal an internal wafer strainer. Firm's marks upon base. 8 3/4" High...
Miniature cocktail shaker houses a set-of-six Bakelite- cherry-mounted cocktail picks. The picks suspend from their own stand which lifts out of the shaker. Made in England, circa 1930's. 4 1/2" H., 3 1/2" L. each pick.
Superb in quality and design. Heavy crystal cocktail shaker in an unusual, swirling, panel form. The 925 sterling silver mounts bear hallmarks of the Gebruder Deyhle workshop of Schwabisch Gmund, Germany, circa 1930's. 8 3/4" H. ***Long established a a leading specialist in finest quality 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.***
Very fine quality, heavy cut-crystal cocktail mixer made by the Frank M. Whiting silver workshop of Attleboro, Massachusetts, circa 1930's. Rambling, undulating cut florals encircle the top of the form. Heavily cut, detailed, notched panels are beneath. A sterling silver, serpentine pour lip and ice guard are mounted upon the elegant mixer (shown with a silver spoon, available from our collection of bar spoons). 6 1/2" H.
Elegant Art Nouveau perfume bottle. Brilliant emerald-green glass bottle covered with interlacing silver overlay vines and an Art Nouveau cartouche, all hand-chased. The flaring neck is completely covered in silver. A rounded, complementing overlay stopper completes the design. Made by the Alvin workshop in Rhode Island circa 1900. 4 1/8" H., 3 1/8" W.
Fine example for the collector of unusual Art Deco cocktail picks. A nickel-plated bronze Cubist penguin signed Bizette stands upon a carved macassar-wood base. A set-of-six Bakelite- cherry-mounted picks, each rest within their individually carved slot. A creative, functional design made in France circa 1930. The noted sculptor André Bizette-Lindet, France 1906-1988, studied under Bouchard at the Ecole Nationale de Beaux Arts in Paris, winning numerous awards...
Unusual and whimsical cocktail picks set. A Bakelite barrel, in butterscotch with banded sections in brown, holds set-of-ten multi-colored, barrel-mounted picks. Made in France circa 1930's. 5" H with picks