Lot 696: AN AMERICAN SILVER-GILT REPOUSSÉ PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, STIEFF, BALTIMORE, EARLY 20TH CENTURY |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
14 dinner knives
14 dinner forks
14 salad forks
14 dessert forks
13 butter spreaders
14 dessert spoons
14 bouillon spoons
14 demitasse spoons
125 pieces, with a fitted wood case
in good condition, no dents to hollow handles and no separation to blades
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.