During the 1920’s, and with the rise in popularity of cocktails due to prohibition in the United States, came an increase in production of silverware to enhance the increasingly popular ‘cocktail hour’ in the UK. Silver cocktail glasses were amongst these items, and have been very desirable ever since. Sets of 6 or 12 can be found, and make a wonderful addition to any household bar, with stylish Art Deco influenced designs been the most sought after. As they say in Italy, Cin Cin!
Made Circa 1950
Made circa 1950, this handsome and large, Sterling Silver Cocktail Shaker & 6 Martini Glasses Set, is very stylish, and carries marks for Budapest in Hungary. The cocktail shaker measures 10.25"(26cm) tall, by 5"(12.5cm) in diameter, and each martini glass measures 4.5"(11.5cm) tall, by 4.5"(11.5cm) in diameter. The set together weighs 66.3 troy ounces.
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