Lot 742: SIX GEORGE III SILVER AND COBALT GLASS SALTS, LONDON, 1780/95 |
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: comprising a set of four crested and on claw-and-ball feet by Thomas Daniell, 1780 and a pair crested and with bright-cut swags by John Gold, 1795. Together with a similar pair, maker's mark OC, possibly Baltic, late 18th century, 8 pieces.
6 of the glass liners with minor chips to edges, the four salts by Daniell and one of the Baltic salts with repairs to base rims (usually where foot attached), otherwise good condition
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: lengths of largest 3 1/2 in.