PROPERTY OF A LADY
A STUDY GROUP OF HANDLED CUPS
LATE QING DYNASTY
comprising: an agate cup detailed with two bamboo-form handles; a pale celadon jade cup carved with floral blossom-shape handles; and a smaller pale celadon jade cup rendered with angular loop handles
Width of the largest 13 cm, 5⅛ in.
The agate cup has a tiny nick to the rim, the larger celadon cup a small nick to the rim, and the smaller celadon cup is in 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. 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."