Lot 687: A GERMAN SILVER LARGE BOX, LATE 19TH CENTURY |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the sides with panels of putti at various pursuits alternating with panels of floral cornucopiae and ribbon-tied pendent flowers, the hinged cover with a putto musicale, gilt interior
cover doesn't stay closed and pops open, 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.
Provenance: Christie's, New York, December 15, 1999, lot 117
Dimensions: length 13 1/2 in.