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AN ENGLISH SILVER-PLATE BELL-FORM COCKTAIL SHAKER

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Estimate:

900

to
- 1,400 USD

AN ENGLISH SILVER-PLATE BELL-FORM COCKTAIL SHAKER

AN ENGLISH SILVER-PLATE BELL-FORM COCKTAIL SHAKER

Estimate:

900

to
- 1,400 USD

Lot sold:

2,375

USD

AN ENGLISH SILVER-PLATE BELL-FORM COCKTAIL SHAKER

circa 1930s


the three-piece shaker in the form of a town crier bell, marked on base


Mappin & Webb, London & Sheffield

Silver-plated metal

height 12 in.

Good condition, commensurate with age


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE.

This form was advertised in the December 1937 House & Garden in time for the Holidays: "To a merry host or hostess send this newest cocktail shaker. Town crier, handled like a dinner bell, invites folks to 'come and get it'."