Lot 799: TWO PAIRS OF GEORGE II SILVER CANDLESTICKS, JOHN CAFE, LONDON, 1753/54 |
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: crested wells, detachable nozzles, one of which has an engraved crest
crests are no longer crisp, two nozzles possibly from another set, otherwise good
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 8 3/4 in.
Saleroom Notice: Please note these are two pairs of candlesticks, not a set of four, both by John Cafe, London, 1753/4.