Whimsical Bakelite dice holder in black. Set-of-eight picks with an ivory Bakelite die mounted upon each. France circa 1930's. 2" square holder, 4" L. each pick
Whimsical and extraordinary! Carved wooden golf caddy carries a silver golf bag strapped across his back. His head and feet are also silver. A set-of-six silver golf clubs rest within the bag. Likely by Hagenauer. We have had a nearly identical example with the Hagenauer Wien stamped marks. Austria circa 1930's. Golf bag 800 Fine Silver, clubs 935 silver. 4" H. with picks
Reticulated sterling silver condiment set fitted in original velvet- and- silk-lined box. Consisting of salt, pepperette and mustard pot with cobalt crystal liners as well as two spoons. Hallmarks: Turner & Somers, Birmingham 1937 condiments; George Howson, Sheffield 1901 spoons. 1 1/8" H. salt, 1 3/4" H. mustard, 2: H. pepperette
Very fine quality sterling silver and crystal ice cooler made by the well-known Mappin & Webb. Crystal is cut into nine panels with curving fan patterns. Top is mounted with a silver frame along with notched and curving Art Deco handles. Complete with its original silver ice drainer to allow water to settle beneath the ice cubes. Hallmarks upon both drainer as well as top mount: Mappin & Webb, Sheffield 1937. 4 3/8" H., 7 1/2" W. to handles
Sterling silver case is enameled in lush sky-blue upon an Art Deco radiating, engine-turned wave pattern. All silver back is completely engine-turned. Gilded within. Hallmarks: William Neale, Birmingham 1936. 3" W., 3 1/4" L.
British glass "cock"-tail shaker with an etched rooster, or cockerel on its side. The silvered strainer section has gadroon-detail edging. Made in Sheffield by James Dixon & Sons, circa 1925. 8 1/4" 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 ***
Stunning Art Deco design. Rectangular tray with fluted borders rests upon ball feet. A tall Modernist-form handle with its round, red Bakelite finial rises from the center. An elegant, multi-functional Art Deco tray. European circa 1930's. 7 3/4" W., 11" L. 6" H.
Prohibition-era glass dumbbell cocktail shaker in cobalt blue. A silvered cap and strainer are mounted upon its top. These highly collected glass dumbbells were created in clear glass as well as in a variety of colors. Cobalt blue is among the most desirable for collectors of these whimsical, figural forms. Stamped Czechoslovakia; circa 1930's. 13" L...
Whimsical set of drink markers. A wooden newspaper wagon holds a set-of-ten plastic clip-on markers, each in the form of a newspaper popular in France in the 1940's and 1950's. Names of the publications include: France-Soir, Le Populaire, Le Monde, L'Humanite, as well as The New York Times. The wagon is pulled by a gilded metal duck, signed by Bizette. All rest upon a macassar wood base. 5 1/4" L., 2 1/2" H. to clip
Wonderful cocktail picks stand in the form of a carved windmill. The windmill blade even turns. A set-of-twelve picks with round, carved wood finials rests within a mounted metal holder. Nice, unusually large set of picks to skewer an olive, cherry or hors d'oeuvre. Made in France circa 1930's. 6 1/8" H.
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.
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
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.