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    Description

    J.A. Henckels (German)
    Airplane-Form Traveling Bar, circa 1928
    Silver-plated brass
    4-3/4 x 12-1/2 x 13 inches (12.1 x 31.8 x 33.0 cm)
    Impressed to rudder: (twins), J.A. HENCKELS, TWIN WORKS, SOLINGEN, GERMANY, 894384

    The traveling bar comprising:
    1 shaker with gilt washed interior, with cover;
    4 nesting cups with gilt washed interiors;
    1 spoon holder with wheels;
    3 spoons;
    1 funnel with combination stopper/corkscrew;
    1 strainer with cap;
    1 decanter with cap;
    2 wing flasks.

    Strainer with marks D.R.G.M., 894384, GERMANY

    LITERATURE:
    Simon Khachadourian, The Cocktail Shaker: The Tanqueray Guide, Wappingers' Falls, NY, 2000, pp. 44-45
    Stephen Visakay, Vintage Bar Ware: Identification & Value Guide, Paducah, Kentucky, 1997, p. 51.

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


    Condition Report*: In overall good condition with wear indicative of minimal use, some faint scattered surface scratches throughout and a pin dent to one cover, otherwise presenting well with strong intact silver-plate and no repairs or further dents observed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2021
    15th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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