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    Description

    International Silver Co. (American)
    Large "Boston Light" Cocktail Shaker, circa 1927
    Silver-plated metal
    20-1/4 x 7-1/8 inches (51.4 x 18.1 cm)
    Impressed MERIDEN S.P. CO., (urn-lion), INTERNATIONAL S. CO., 340 to underside.

    Another example of the large version of International Silver Co.'s Boston Lighthouse cocktail shaker is held in the permanent collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

    LITERATURE:
    Stephen Visakay, Vintage Bar Ware: Identification & Value Guide, Paducah, Kentucky, 1997, p. 45.

    Property from the Collection of Phillip and Gretchen Arth, Moraga, California




    Condition Report*: In good condition, bearing minor reflections of age and light use, such as faint scuffs, minor dings, and light scratches. Base slightly uneven. Free from splitting, losses, or observable restorations.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2021
    15th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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