Silver cocktail shaker
Classical sterling silver cocktail shaker of the Art Deco style with a golf related inscription from the Bermuda championship dated 1928, by Henry Clifford Davis; vintage English, hallmarked for Birmingham 1927. The inscription refers to Lanceray Arthur Newnham, a British army Colonel who fought in both WWI and WWII and was awarded a George Cross.
Condition: some surface wear
Items in the Art Deco style were often produced using new materials of the period, such as stainless steel, aluminium and Bakelite — an early type of plastic. Bold colours were used to produce attractive design by creating strong contrasts.
- 21 cm high, 9 cm diameter
How to care
To polish lightly tarnished silver plated and silver surface, use silver polishing cloth. Polishing lightly but often makes cleaning much easier.
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