Lot 1074: A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE PORCELAIN COTTAGE PASTILLE BURNERS AND A PAIR OF HOUSE MODELS, LATE 19TH CENTURY |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the pastille burners modelled on small mound bases with pierced windows, roofs and chimneys, the pair of houses similarly modelled and applied with multi-coloured encrusted flowers, together with another example
One pastille burner with restoration to base and hair crack to the roof. Both pastille burners with typical chips to encrusted decoration and some wear to the gilding. One of the houses with restored chimney and restoration and chip to the large flower on the roof. Both houses with typical chips to encrusted decoration and some wear to gilding. The fifth item is in 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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Dimensions: the pastille burners 12.6cm., 5in. high