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    Description

    Various Makers (American, 20th Century)
    Group of Five Cocktail Shakers, circa 1935
    Chrome-plated metal, Bakelite
    12-3/4 inches (32.4 cm) (tallest)
    Stamped to tallest KROME-KRAF, (manufacturer's mark), FARBER BROS. NEW YORK, N.Y.

    The group comprising:
    2 Manning Bowman Co. cocktail shakers;
    2 Krome Kraf Farber Bros. cocktail shakers;
    1 Farberware cocktail shaker.
    5 Total

    The Manning Bowman & Co. cocktail shakers stamped MANNING BOWMAN, MERIDEN CONN. U.S.A.
    The Farberware cocktail shaker stamped FARBERWARE, BROOKLYN, N.Y.



    Estimate: $1 - $10.

    Condition Report*: In overall good condition and appearance with fine surface scratches throughout and as is expected with age and use, one Krome-Kraf example with minor shallow dent just above stepped base, and Farberware example with faint shallow dent to lower portion of body and to fillet above foot, otherwise lustrous chromed surfaces with no repairs observed.
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    July
    22nd Thursday
    Auction Dates
    August
    12th Thursday
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    32 Days
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