Lot 767: A QUEEN ANNE SILVER CASTER AND FOUR GEORGE II TRENCHER SALTS, LONDON, 1708 / 1729 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the caster engraved with arms by Launcelot Keatt; the salts with molded edges and cut corners, one pair by John Chapman I, the other pair by Edward Wood
caster with finial slightly pushed down on one side; that salts with minor dings to bowls, one of the Chapman salts with minor split at one angle; 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.
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Dimensions: height of caster 7 in.; length of larger salts 3 in.