Lot 820: A REGENCY SILVER THREE-PIECE "WARWICK VASE" TEA SET IN CASE, PHILIP RUNDELL FOR RUNDELL, BRIDGE AND RUNDELL, LONDON, 1821 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the bases and cover of teapot engraved with arms, comprising a Teapot, Sugar Bowl, and Waste Bowl, all in original fitted wood case with retailers label. Together with a silver caddy spoon by Francis Howard, Sheffield, 1969. 5 pieces.
teapot cover doesn't lay flush; sugar bowl with small ding to interior and pushed down on one side; wood case with normal wear and split to cover; 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.
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Provenance: Mrs. J. N. Metcalfe
Dimensions: length of teapot 11 in.
Saleroom Notice: Please note this set consists of a teapot, sugar bowl and cream pail, not a waste bowl.