A MASSIVE MEXICAN SILVER-PLATED AND HARDSTONE PITCHER, EMILIA CASTILLO, TAXCO, 20TH CENTURY
A MASSIVE MEXICAN SILVER-PLATED AND HARDSTONE PITCHER, EMILIA CASTILLO, TAXCO, 20TH CENTURY
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Property from the Estate of Jean Boulton

A MASSIVE MEXICAN SILVER-PLATED AND HARDSTONE PITCHER, EMILIA CASTILLO, TAXCO, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Property from the Estate of Jean Boulton

A MASSIVE MEXICAN SILVER-PLATED AND HARDSTONE PITCHER, EMILIA CASTILLO, TAXCO, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Estate of Jean Boulton

A MASSIVE MEXICAN SILVER-PLATED AND HARDSTONE PITCHER, EMILIA CASTILLO, TAXCO, 20TH CENTURY


decorated with a hardstone palm leaf on one side. Together with a Mexican silver-plated and hardstone beverage set by Wolmar Castillo, Taxco, comprising a pitcher, creamer, sugar bowl with spoon, all with peacock-form handles, and a non-matching Indian silver-plated tray, 6 pieces

marked on bases

height of pitcher 18⅞ in.

48 cm

Condition Report

The pitcher with a minor hardstone loss on the palm frond. The peacock pitcher with a small loss to hardstone at handle and some small creases to body throughout. The sugar bowl with some dents to cover rim. Other pieces 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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics
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