Lot 299: THREE OTTOMAN WOOD QUADRANTS, TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY |
19 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: each quadrant composed of wood with red and black lacquer markings and captions, one with gilt details
All three in fair condition, with some very slight abrasion to the surface, one with inscriptions added to one side and faded and re-written in thicker ink, some discoloration and rubbing with slight fading to some motifs, minor nicks throughout each, as viewed.
"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."
17.6 by 18.3 by 2.3cm.
14.5 by 15.7 by 2.1cm.
13.3 by 14.5 by 1.8cm.