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AN EDWARDIAN SILVER MECHANICAL PIG TABLE BELL, WILLIAM HORNBY, LONDON, 1909, RETAILED BY ASPREY

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

AN EDWARDIAN SILVER MECHANICAL PIG TABLE BELL, WILLIAM HORNBY, LONDON, 1909, RETAILED BY ASPREY

AN EDWARDIAN SILVER MECHANICAL PIG TABLE BELL, WILLIAM HORNBY, LONDON, 1909, RETAILED BY ASPREY

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Lot sold:

10,250

GBP

AN EDWARDIAN SILVER MECHANICAL PIG TABLE BELL, WILLIAM HORNBY, LONDON, 1909, RETAILED BY ASPREY


realistically modelled and tooled, the tail and nose both activating bell mechanism when pressed

16.1cm., 6⅜in. long

622gr. 20oz.

Good condition. Clear marks. The movement does not appear to be working at time of cataloguing although all components seem present.


"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."