15 January 2009,
Price realised USD 2,750
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
a silver-plated cocktail shaker in the form of Boston lighthouse
in plate, stamped and signed on the bottom, with cylindrical tapered form with bottom edge, applied decorations in the form of windows, railings and architectural details.
14 in. (35.6 cm.) height.
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note that this lot is incorrectly illustrated as lot 220 in the catalogue.
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