Lot 2203: A GROUP OF GEORGE III SILVER SERVERS, LONDON, 1790-1815 |
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: comprising in Old English pattern: a soup ladle, crested, George Smith, 1790; three gravy spoons, Eley & Fearn, 1803, Crossley & Smith, 1807, and Richard Bayley, 1815; also two Fiddle and Thread salad servers, similarly crested, Eley & Fearn, 1798 and 1801; and a marrow scoop, Solomon Hougham, 1796. Together with a sauce ladle, Robertson & Darling, Newcastle, 1819; and another crested, William Woodman, Exeter, 1828; 9 pieces.
all with light signs of wear and the soup ladle with a few minor dings to bowl, 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.
Dimensions: length of soup ladle 13 1/2 in.