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Cocktail Shaker and Stopper
Accession # 77.190.3a-b
Manufacturer Steuben Glass, a division of Corning Glass Works, 1903-2011
Designer Donald Russell
Title Cocktail Shaker and Stopper
Date ca. 1941
Medium Glass
Dimensions 9 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (22.9 x 7 x 7 cm)
Marks Scratched in base: "Steuben"
Inscriptions Engraved on side: "S / D & B" [for Dorothy and Bernard Schiro]
Signed no signature
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Bernard Schiro
Location Visible Storage: Case 17, Shelf O (Contemporary Design)
Description Cocktail shaker (a) and stopper (b), colorless glass. Elongated pear-shaped shaker with cylindrical neck and tow spouts opposite one another at the top. Engraved on side: "S/D&B" (for Dorothy and Bernard Schiro). Circular knob-topped stopper with cone-shaped decorative bubble. Two notches cut in stopper to coincide with double spouts to enable pouring when stopper is in place. CONDITION: Excellent.