Lot 769: A QUEEN ANNE SILVER LARGE CHOCOLATE POT, HUMPHREY PAYNE, LONDON, 1710 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: engraved with arms in a baroque surround, faceted spout with hinged flap, cut-card work at the handle, cover with hinged urn finial, base engraved with foliate initials IB
minor dings & nicks, cover with small dents to rim, small repair at hinge of finial, 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: height 10 3/4 in.