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    Description

    Norman Bel Geddes (American, 1893-1958)
    Manhattan Cocktail Set, circa 1937, Revere Copper and Brass Company
    Chrome-plated brass
    13-1/4 inches (33.7 cm) (tallest, cocktail shaker)
    Impressed to underside of cocktail shaker Revere ROME NY

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT COLLECTION

    PROVENANCE:
    Heritage Auctions, Dallas, Texas, 20th Century Art & Design Auction, December 11, 2008, lot 73073.

    Dimensions of tray: 7/8 x 14-1/2 x 11-1/2 inches (2.1 x 36.8 x 29.2 cm)
    Dimensions of stemmed cups: 4-1/2 x 2-1/2 inches (11.4 x 6.4 cm) (each)



    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.

    Condition Report*: The set in overall good appearance; the cocktail shaker with scattered shallow scratches and losses to chrome-plate to interior underside of lid and to strainer, otherwise with no dents observed; the stemmed cocktail cups with scattered shallow scratches, one with evidence of repair where stem attaches to cup resulting in a slight lean and a localized convex push to interior well, other cups with no dents observed; the tray with scattered shallow scratches throughout and small scattered shallow dents along outer rim of one side.
    *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

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    January
    28th Thursday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    January
    28th Thursday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
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    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: 30
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 67001-67168) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Thursday, January 28, 2021.
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    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



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