Lot 699: AN AMERICAN SILVER AND MIXED METALS "JAPONESQUE" TEA CADDY, TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1878 |
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the hammered surface applied with butterflies with copper and mokume wings
good condition with only minor surface scratches
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Dimensions: height 5 3/4 in.