Lot 617: AN AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, RI, RETAILED BY THEODORE B. STARR, NY, 1883 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: chased with floral swags and scrolling foliage, comprising a Teapot, Coffee Pot, Kettle on Lampstand, Creamer, Sugar Bowl, Waste Bowl, and two-handled Tray
in good condition, with minor signs of wear- light surface scratches and nicks
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 14 1/2 in., length of tray over handles 32 in.