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    Sale 5341

    20th Century Decorative Arts

    29 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 5

    J. A. HENCKELS

    A CHROMIUM PLATED 'AEROPLANE' TRAVELLING COCKTAIL BAR, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

    J. A. HENCKELS
    A CHROMIUM PLATED 'AEROPLANE' TRAVELLING COCKTAIL BAR, CIRCA 1930
    the fuselage containing a screw top flask, cocktail shaker with strainer and four 'tot' cups, with two further flasks forming the 'wings', stamped manufacturer's marks DRGM 89438 and MADE IN GERMANY (lacking elements)
    12½in. (32cm.) long


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    S. Khachadourian, The Cocktail Shaker, London, 2000, pp. 44-45 (similar example illustrated).

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