Lot 804: AN AMERICAN SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE WITH MATCHING TRAY, TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1903 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: chased with leaf-tips and berries, all except the tray monogrammed MSM, comprising a Teapot, Coffee Pot, Kettle on Lampstand, Creamer, covered Sugar Bowl, and matching two-handled Tray in a fitted wood case
sugar bowl with a few minor dings, burner with a few small dents, base of tray with adhesive residue from felting, overall very 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 of kettle on lampstand 13 in., length of tray over handles 30 1/4 in.