Lot 828: A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER ROYAL DUCAL ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PHILIP RUNDELL, LONDON, 1820 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the bases chased with leaf tips and applied with arms under a ducal crown, with gadroon and shell borders, on lion and unicorn feet, with slip-lock finials in the form of the Royal Badge
interiors of bases and covers with some minor dings, one base with 1 foot pushed up so doesn't lay flat, overall 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.
Adolphus, 1st Duke of Cambridge (1774-1850) to his son
George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge (1819-1904), sold
Christie's, London, June 6-7, 1904, lot 175 or 176 part
Dimensions: length over handles 14 1/2 in.