‘Ship’s Lantern’ cocktail shakers by Asprey
Price Code: £££££
Asprey & Co.
An extremely scarce trio of ‘Ship’s Lantern’ cocktail shakers by luxury English makers Asprey & Co, each of the shakers with a silver plated frame with ebonized carrying handle, surrounds a glass liner – the ruby glass denoting port, the emerald liner denoting starboard, and (the rarest of all) the clear glass liner for the mast head lantern. All stamped Asprey & Co. to the bases. English, circa 1935.This is only the second time we have been able to offer the 3 ‘Ship’s Lantern’ shakers as a complete set.
Height of each: 12 inches (30 cm)
Illustrated: ‘The Cocktail Shaker’ by Simon Khachadourian, page 43.
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