A PAIR OF ITALIAN SILVER URNS, MAKER'S MARK BG, VENICE, CIRCA 1790
the fluted bodies and covers chased with ribbon-bow swags, later acorn finials, engraved underneath bases and covers AS NI, the bases fitted with a metal rod and mounted on wood pedestals
marked on bases and covers
26 oz gross excluding wood base
height overall 10 in.
As noted re. the metal rods attached to bases. Some slight denting to cover rims. Otherwise 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.