Belgian Crystal and Brass Ice Bucket, Saks Fifth Avenue's Guest and Gift, 1950s

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About

Impressive Belgian crystal and brass plated ice bucket with diamond cuts and drop ring pulls.
The ice bucket was purchased at the then famous Saks Fifth Avenue 'Guest and Gift Shop' and has it's original sticker.
The ice bucket and specially the crystal is in excellent condition.

In 1951, Saks 5th Avenue added a Guest and Gift Shop for "eager and discriminating New Yorkers," according to the November 1951 Gifts and Decorative Accessories magazine profile. The shop was designed to create an atmosphere for specialty fine table appointments and the coordination of linen, silver, glass and china to home decor.

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Plated   Brass
    Crystal
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    8.5 in. H
    22 cm H
  • Diameter
    9.25
  • Seller Location
    Weston, CT
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU145129254223
About the Seller

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Located in Weston, CT

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