A GEORGE III SILVER HONEY POT, HOBBS & TAYLOR, LONDON, 1797
A GEORGE III SILVER HONEY POT, HOBBS & TAYLOR, LONDON, 1797
A GEORGE III SILVER HONEY POT, HOBBS & TAYLOR, LONDON, 1797
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A GEORGE III SILVER HONEY POT, HOBBS & TAYLOR, LONDON, 1797

Estimate: 5,000 - 8,000 GBP

A GEORGE III SILVER HONEY POT, HOBBS & TAYLOR, LONDON, 1797

Estimate: 5,000 - 8,000 GBP

Lot Sold:6,250GBP

Lot Details

Description

A GEORGE III SILVER HONEY POT, HOBBS & TAYLOR, LONDON, 1797


embossed skep shaped body and cover, ribbon-tied reed bordered disc finial

12cm., 4¾in. high

240gr., 7oz. 14dwt.

Condition Report

Clear marks to underside and cover inner rim. gilt wash interior. The disc finial possibly erased. Otherwise 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."

Cataloguing

Provenance

Christie's, London, 30 November 2007, lot 149

STYLE: European Silver, Gold Boxes and Ceramics
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