685
Meriden International Sterling Company, circa 1932
'AL CAPONE'S COCKTAIL SHAKER'
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 50,000 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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685
Meriden International Sterling Company, circa 1932
'AL CAPONE'S COCKTAIL SHAKER'
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 50,000 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

1000 Ways of Seeing: The Private Collection of the late Stanley J. Seeger

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Meriden International Sterling Company, circa 1932
'AL CAPONE'S COCKTAIL SHAKER'
communion flagon form, detachable cover, the body engraved To A / 'REGULAR GUY' / From / THE BOYS / 1932
silver plate
height: 38cm., 15in.
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Provenance

By Repute, given to Mr Alphonse Capone by some of his associates as a Christmas gift in 1932;
Acquired from the estate of a former member of the staff of Mr Capone;
Pullman Gallery, London, July 1998

Literature

Simon Khachadourian, The cocktail shaker, London, 2000. p. 29.

1000 Ways of Seeing: The Private Collection of the late Stanley J. Seeger

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London