Material Information

Title:
Cocktail shaker: rooster [shaker]
Creator:
Napier Co. ( Manufacturer )
Place of Publication:
Connecticut
Creation Date:
circa 1938
Materials:
silver plate ( medium )
Measurements:
10 x 7-1/2 x 6 diameter in
25.4 x 19.1 x 15.2 diameter cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Metal/Metal Design
Food and Beverage
Animals
Birds
Decorative Arts and Furniture
Genre:
shaker

Notes

Content description:
Silver-plated pitcher in the form of a rooster, the wings on the globular container are applied metal cutouts, the smooth handle loops to represent the bird's tail, the stopper-head inserts into the neck of the body which angles up and out from the container, the eyes protrude in relief, the comb is attached to the top of the head and the wattles, like the wings, are applied metal cutouts.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection ( The Wolfsonian FIU Objects Collection )
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
XX1990.1267 ( accession number )
Classification:
Decorative Arts

Wolfsonian Membership

Aggregations:
Museum Objects of The Wolfsonian - FIU
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