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    1931 Boston Bruins Presentational Cocktail Set. One of the NHL's early powerhouses, the Boston Bruins tallied the league's best record for four consecutive seasons (1927-28 to 1930-31), winning the Stanley Cup in 1929.

    During the 1930-31 season, from which this spectacular lot dates, Boston's able roster was packed with seven future Hall of Famers, including Eddie Shore, Marty Barry, Dit Clapper, Harry Oliver, Tiny Thompson, Cooney Weiland, and Art Ross (coach).

    This silver-plated presentational cocktail set includes an ornate and oversized cocktail shaker (13" high) with decorative handle, serving tray (22.25x8.75"), and five cocktail glasses (3.25" high)

    The front of the cocktail shaker is artfully engraved "Presented To Walter Clarke, 'Big-Chief-Paleface 'Breakem-Many-Bird', By The Boston Bruins 1931." The bottom is stamped "Meriden S.P. Co. International Co. 314 56 OZ. Patented Jan. 11, 1927."

    While Walter Clarke was obviously someone closely connected to the team, the details of his identity and relationship to the Boston Bruins remains unknown to us at this point.


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    May, 2018
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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