Description: on three scroll feet, the incurved sides pierced with shells and scrolls, with detachable lamp and rest, engraved with a crest
Dimensions: 22.8cm., 9in. diameter
Condition Report: Nice heavy gauge. The marks partially lost but legible in the pierced sides. The lamp stamped clearly with makers mark only. The lamp cover and stand apparently unmarked. The frame is very solid with the piercing in good shape. A couple of old silver solder repairs to the base, as well as the stand and the inside of the lamp cover.
"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Provenance: The Property of The Throckmorton Will Trusts, Christie's, London, 4 March 1992, lot 195
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