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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 239

    AN ART DECO ELECTROPLATED CHAMPAGNE COOLER

    BY G. PEAK & CO, LONDON, CIRCA 1930

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    AN ART DECO ELECTROPLATED CHAMPAGNE COOLER
    BY G. PEAK & CO, LONDON, CIRCA 1930
    The tapering sides with four bottle apertures centred by an ice compartment with detachable cover, on stepped circular base, stamped 'G.PEAK & CO, LONDON SS BOSTON'
    9 in. (24.1 cm.) high


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    The SS 'Boston' was an American-built steam passenger ship completed in 1924. It was given to Britain in 1942 and was sunk by German U-boat 216 on 25 September 1942.

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