‘Trombone’ cocktail shaker by Napier, c. 1935
Price Code: SOLD
A rare and important, silver-plated cocktail shaker manufactured by Napier, USA to a patented Alfred Dunhill design, circa 1935, in the form of a stylised slide-trombone, the cylindrical body surmounted by a cover with fitted pump (in the form of the ‘mouthpiece’) and spout (in the form of the ‘slide’). The contents of the shaker are mixed by pumping the ‘mouthpiece’, and disposed through the swivelling ‘slide’ by the same method.
Dimensions: Height 15 inches (38 cms) & diameter 3.5 inches (9 cms).
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