Gorgeous Large Art Deco Ice Bucket, with bakelite embellished feet and top finial, with the clean, architectural lines that define the Deco era. Quite a heavy piece, decorative in classic Deco style, this was made by Meriden & Co. in the late 1920's, and most likely used in a nightclub or hotel. The sleek lines, glamorous history and elegant appearance makes this accessory a functional work of art, worthy of pride of place in your home bar. Insulated interior is pristine, ready to hold ice for your next cocktail party.
Highly collectable, ice buckets are not just for ice, savvy collectors serve ice cream or ice cold soup in them as well. With personality, and no doubt quite a few good gossipy stories to tell of flappers and their beaus, this is a gem for your collection. There is some age appropriate wear, as is to be expected of a useful antique, this displays beautifully. Of note: a dent in the underside of the top, slight plateloss and markings from normal usage. Collectors are snapping these up, don't miss this one if adore personal luxury with a purpose. Measures 12~3/4" h x 9~1/4".