Property of a Lady
A REGENCY SILVER TEA URN, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1813
on paw feet with palm leaf tops, with lion-head and reeded handles, monster-head spout, and removable bud finial, the urn and cover engraved with Indian figure crest, the interior with a removable silver cylinder with fixed plated sleeve for heating rod and plated cover
168 oz gross excluding cylinder
height 14 ½ in.
Body of urn with a few creases to interior and minor dings throughout. The cylinder with numerous creases and spots of lead solder. The spigot handle dented out of shape. Please note the original ivory has been replaced with ivorine.
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.