A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SAUCEBOATS, JOHN CHAPMAN, LONDON, 1735
oval form with partially scalloped rims, leaf-capped ornate scroll handles, each on a spreading oval foot, engraved with a coat of arms, the undersides with scratchweights 11:2 and 11:18
18.5cm., 7¼in. long
71gr. 22oz. 10dwt.
Good clear marks to each undeside. General surface wear and fine scratches. No obvious splits or repairs. Nice gauge. Good overall 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."
Property of a Gentleman, Christies, London, 15th February 1967, Lot 115