14-piece cocktail set by Tiffany & Co.
Price Code: SOLD
Tiffany & Co.
A spectacular Sterling silver 14-piece cocktail set, comprising of a massive 4½ pint cocktail shaker (the largest Tiffany produced) with a highly decorative, foliate pierced strainer, and heavy cap, with a suite of 12 cocktail goblets all with conforming decorative Art Nouveau motif, known as the ‘1905’ pattern (the year of introduction into Tiffany’s catalogue) and set on a wide rectangular tray. Each piece marked TIFFANY & CO and STERLING SILVER 925/1000. American, circa 1905.
Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848 – 1933) was the American artist and designer most associated with the Art Nouveau aesthetic. He contributed greatly to American design prestige, and his affluent customers, used to buying their luxury goods in Europe, discovered the same high standards could be found on the corner of 57th Street and Fifth Avenue, Manhattan.Tiffany silverware of this period is considered to be some of the finest quality in terms of gauge, finish and functionality.
Height of shaker: 13 inches (33 cm)
Width of tray: 23 inches (59 cm)
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