Set-of-six multi-color, enameled and sterling silver "cock"-tail picks. The picks, with feather detail upon the reverse, are fitted in their silk- and velvet-lined case. Made in England circa 1930. 3 1/8" L. each pick
Whimsical cocktail-picks stand in the form of a wooden bar. The bar with its chromium-mounted top counter is a stand for six figural picks. Five picks are designed as different liquor bottles complete with labels, and one is a cocktail shaker. This wonderful example retains its original recipe booklet which suspends from the bar. Made by the Harris Dunn Corp. in New York circa 1930's. 5" W., 4 1/2" H.
Whimsical Art Deco-era golf club cocktail picks set. Each sterling silver golf club cocktail pick is fully hallmarked: F.W. Girdlestone, Birmingham 1928. The set-of-five rest within their holder fashioned as a leather golf bag complete with side strap. Wonderful example for the collector. 3 1/2" H., 3 1/4" L. each pick
Whimsical cocktail-picks stand in the form of a wooden bar with crocodile-texture covering. The bar with its chromium-mounted top counter is a stand for six figural picks. Five picks are designed as different liquor bottles complete with labels, and one is a cocktail shaker. This wonderful example retains its original recipe booklet which suspends from the bar. Made by the Harris Dunn Corp. in New York circa 1930's. 5" W., 4 1/2" H.
Unusual chromium cocktail picks stand with angular supports has slots for twelve suspended Bakelite cherry picks. France circa 1930's. 4" L., 3 1/2" H.
Quite whimsical and unusual. The mini- cocktail- shaker-form holder is enameled in green with an enamel black band on brass. The top removes to reveal a set-of-six cherry-mounted cocktail picks that rest within their designated slots. Made in Germany circa 1930's. 4 1/4" H.
Highly sought by collectors! The "Foursome" cocktail shaker set rests within its own fitted wooden base holder, or tantalus. Each recipe-dial top with a rotating arrow offers ten cocktail selections, including Bronx, Clover Club, Side Car and Martini. The holder's handle pushes downward for carrying or shaking the group all at once. Each shaker has an internal, side-pour strainer lip. When inverted, the shaker tops serve as drinking cups. Made by Napier in Connecticut circa 1934. 6 1/4" H. each shaker. 9" H. holder. ***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.***
Pure Art Deco design! Lovely Mappin & Webb Prince's Plate teapot made in Sheffield circa 1938. The concentrically stepped form was designed by Keith Murray. this well-known New Zealand artist was commissioned by Mappin & Webb as well as Wedgwood to create fine high Art Deco wares. Illustrated in "Keith Murray," by Stephen Johnson, page 121. 6 1/4" H.
Unusual example for the golf collector. A Penfold golf ball is mounted to support a 1 1/2-oz. cocktail jigger. Golf ball is a patented Penfold design with an enamel "clubs" symbol. These golf balls were also offered with diamonds, hearts and spades. A Penfold golf ball was used by James Bond to defeat Goldfinger. Made in England circa 1930's. 3 1/2" H.
Art Deco condiment bowl for cherries or olives has a set-of-six cocktail picks that suspend from its side. A nice example with its red Bakelite-mounted column as well as Bakelite picks. The mount on each pick has a curled stem. Made by Napier in Connecticut circa 1930's. 2 7/8" H. overall, 4 1/4" W.
Nice quality and design. Silver-plated mechanical tongs with blue enamel mounts. Beneath the lush enamel work is an engine-turned pattern. Made in Norway by the Albert Scharning workshop circa 1930's. When impressed, plunger-form mechanism opens bottom claws for grasping. 6 1/4" L.
Whimsical Art Deco cocktail picks set with a painted metal golfer. He upholds a club as he looks for his ball, which has landed atop his cap. At one side is a mounted flag and at the other is a holder with six golf-ball mounted cocktail picks. All stand upon a macassar wood base. The narrative set was most likely made by Sudre, known for unusual figural cocktail accoutrements. France circa 1930's. 5" L., 5 7/8" H.
Sterling silver cocktail picks with Bakelite cherry tops. Each of the set-of-six suspends from a silver holder. A crystal condiment bowl supports the holder with its spiral finial. Hallmark: Deakin & Francis, Birmingham 1931. 3 1/2" W., 4 1/2" H. overall; 3 1/2" L. each pick
This whimsical "Time For Cocktails" cocktail shaker is in the form of an hour glass, and is among the designs from Prohibition era which camouflaged 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 Khachadorian, page 134. 9 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.***
Handsome crocodile-wrapped sterling silver whisky flask. Sterling silver drinking cup removes for convenience and is gilded within. Bayonet-design, hinge-top cap. Hallmarks: Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co., Sheffield, 1939. 3 1/4" W., 5 5/8" H.
The staghorn has beautiful, fluted sterling silver mounts. Hallmarks: William Yates, Sheffield 1933. 10 1/4" L., 4" W.
Lovely cut blue glass large box with silvered top. The cover has a Modernist wave-form finial handle. Glass is cut with floral as well as Art Deco designs. Signed beneath cover with marks for the well-known WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1920's. 4 1/2" D., 8 1/4" L., 4" H.
A French policeman, or gendarme stands upon a macassar-wood base. A set-of-eight cocktail drink markers designed as enamel-and-brass road signs are displayed upon a holder behind. Each marker has a hook to allow the road sign to rest on the edge of a glass. A Sudre design made in France mid-century. 5 1/4" L., 2 1/2" H.