DEPRESSION GREEN GLASS VASELINE COCKTAIL REAMER SHAKER

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 30, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

THIS IS A STUNNING VASELINE LIME GREEN MOLD BLOWN 17 OZ. COCKTAIL SHAKER-REAMER -- THE TOP TURNS UPSIDE DOWN AND FITS SNUGLY AS A REAMER...MADE FOR THE SPEAK EASY'S OF THE 1920'S. STANDS 6-1/4" TALL---9" TO THE TOP OF THE LID AND 7-3/4" TALL TO THE TOP OF THE REAMER POINT WHEN IT IS IN PLACE...THE BASE DIAMETER IS 2-1/2" AND THE MOUTH OPENING IS 3-1/2"--- VERY THICK NICE GLASS--- MANUFACTURED BY THE PADEN CITY GLASS COMPANY BEFORE AND DURING THE DEPRESSION IN THEIR #156 LINE....REFERENCED IN "KITCHEN GLASSWARE OF THE DEPRESSION YEARS-6th EDITION" BY GENE FLORENCE ON PAGE 219...

THE COVER FITS OVER THE TOP PERFECTLY---NO BASE RUB MARKS --- TOP MOUTH OUTTER AND TOP EDGE HAVE NO ISSUES=NICE AND SMOOTH...THE INTERIOR MOUTH RIM HAS 2 LITTLE BUBBLE BUMPS AND A TINY NICK...GREAT CONDITION... NO RESIDUE...NO CLOUDING----HELD TO THE LIGHT, T ARE NO SCRATCHES AND 2 STRAW MARKS FROM MANUFACTURE... NO OTHER FLEABITES, NICKS, CHIPS OR CRACKS.....HAS A COUPLE OF AIR BUBBLES ...AS IS TYPICAL OF DEPRESSION GLASS

THE LID AND THE COVER HAVE NO DENTS--THE REAMER IS PERFECT WITH NO ISSUES...PICTURED...NO SPLITS IN THE METAL PEICES.... THIS BASE GLOWS ON FIRE UNDER THE BLACKLIGHT.....AND UNDER NATURAL LIGHT...AS YOU CAN SEE FROM THE PICTURES.... A SOFT LIME-GREEN ---- INSURANCE IS OPTIONAL, BUT HIGHLY SUGGESTED