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LOUIS W. RICE
LOUIS W. RICE

A SILVER-PLATED BRASS 'SKY-SCRAPER' ICE BUCKET, CIRCA 1928

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LOUIS W. RICE A Silver-Plated Brass 'Sky-Scraper' Ice Bucket, circa 1928 manufactured by Bernard Rice's Sons, Inc., New York 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) high stamped APOLLO EPNS, MADE IN USA BY BERNARD RICE & SONS INC. 5266 SKYSCRAPER

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cf. J. Stern, exhibition catalogue, Modernism in American Silver: 20th Century Design, Washington, D.C., Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2005, p. 78, fig. 3.29 for an illustration of a three-piece 'Sky-Scraper' tea set. C. L. Venable, exhibition catalogue, Silver in America 1840-1940: A Century of Splendor, Dallas, Dallas Museum of Art, 1995, p. 288 for an illustration of a cocktail shaker from the 'Sky-Scraper' series.

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