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Lot 1043: A GEORGE III BRASS BOUND MAHOGANY PEAT BUCKET, CIRCA 1780 |

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by Sotheby's

26 October 2016

London, United Kingdom

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Description: with a removable lead liner, together with a riveted copper fire basket

Condition Report: The copper bucket with many dents and prangs from age and use. The interior tarnished. Brass swing later. A useful object. The brass bound peat bucket with a later brass lining. Brass bands loose. The image in the catalogue is an accurate reflection of colour and surface. The coopered side are loose. The base is currently detached but present. Will benefit from repair.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Dimensions: peat bucket 34cm. high; 1ft. 1½in., fire basket 32cm. high; 1ft. ½in.

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