Lot 681: A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT "PINEAPPLE" CUP AND COVER, MOSCOW, 1749 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: with figural stem, later flower finial
as noted re. later finial, figural stem pushed down on one side, some lobes with small dents, gilding lightly rubbed at high spots, 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.
Dimensions: height 11 3/4 in.