Cocktail shaker, Happy Days at the Century of Progress, Chicago 1934

 
Cocktail shaker, Happy Days at the Century of Progress, Chicago 1934
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  • Title :     Cocktail shaker, Happy Days at the Century of Progress, Chicago 1934
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer A. P. Company Maker
  • Accession:     85.9.66 a,b
  • Country:     United States Louisana Grange Illinois
  • Date:     circa 1934
  • Dimensions:     Inches 11 4-1/8 diameter Dimenisons, overall Inches 3-1/4 4-1/8 diameter Dimensions, lid (a) Inches 8-1/8 4-1/8 diameter Dimensions, shaker (b), Centimeters 27.9 10.5 diameter Dimensions, overall Centimeters 8.3 10.5 diameter Dimensions, lid (a) Centimeters 20.6 10.5 diameter Dimensions, shaker (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Food and Beverage , Metal/Metal Design , Commemoration
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.9.66 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Aluminum cocktail shaker with removable lid from the Century of Progress Chicago World's Fair 1934; instructions for various mixed drinks on sides of shaker and enameled band commemorating fair with small rectangular images of various buildings from the fair. a: lid, b: shaker