Lot 708: THREE SILVER CAUDLE CUPS AND COVERS IN CHARLES II STYLE, CRICHTON BROTHERS, LONDON AND PETER GUILLE, NEW YORK, 1906 AND CIRCA |
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: comprising one large by Peter Guille and a similar smaller pair by Crichton, the lower bodies chased with palm and acanthus, matched on the covers around foliate ball finials
the smaller pair have traces of lacquer, the larger in very 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 over handles 7 1/2 and 13 1/4 in.