Property from a Private Connecticut Collection
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SAUCE TUREENS AND COVERS, JAMES YOUNG, LONDON, 1792
the tureens engraved with arms, the covers with crest and motto DE TOUT MON COEUR, with beaded borders
marked on base and cover rims
length over handles 9 ¼ in.
The dot numbering on covers and tureens do not match. Some minor dings, 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.
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.
Hobart House, Haddam, Connecticut
Washington Antiques Show Catalogue, 1987, illus. p. 91
The arms are those of Boileau of Norfolk (from Etienne, France, barons de Castlenau and St. Croix).