Lot 678: A SWEDISH PARCEL-GILT SILVER TALL BEAKER, GUSTAF HENNING, STOCKHOLM, 1751 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: flaring form with gilt borders, gadroon base, engraved with lappets below upper rim and above engraved inscription C.B.B.*C.B.B., base engraved with block initials M/H*E and dates 1901/1926
minor dings and creases, gilding rubbed at high spots, engraved lappets rubbed, 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 8 in.