Lot 720: THREE PAIRS OF REGENCY SILVER SALTS, LONDON AND NEWCASTLE, 1811/19/20 |
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: first pair circular decorated with lotus flowers and shellwork, maker's mark IW, Newcastle 1811; second pair circular with flowers and shellwork, maker's mark AK, London, 1820; third pair rectangular with chinoiserie and flower baskets by Crispin Fuller, London, 1819
both circular pairs with marks rubbed; the second circular pair also with gilding rubbed, and one with 2 feet pushed in slightly
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 approx. 4 in.