Lot 2141: AN EARLY GEORGE III SILVER CADDY SET, MAKER'S MARK WA PELLET BETWEEN IN RECTANGLE WITH CUT UPPER CORNERS, LONDON, 1762 |
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: comprising two caddies with loose lids and a sugar box with hinged lid, the shoulders engraved with ribbon-tied floral swags with rococo clasps at the corners, covers with gadroon borders below bud and rosette finials
one cover with repair to flange, the sugar box with traces of a paper lining, engravings softened, minor dings throughout, 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 5 1/2 in.