Property of a Lady
A SCOTTISH SILVER SALVER, GEORGE FENWICK, EDINBURGH, 1814
gadroon, shell and foliate rim, engraved with arms below motto DUCO and above an inscription The Pitt Club of Scotland to Gilbert Innes Esq., on three panel feet
marked on base, also marked Morton
83 oz 15 dwt
diameter 17 ½ in.
Base of salver with a few creases. Center with some light surface scratches from use, 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.
Gilbert Innes (1751-1832) was deputy governor of the Royal Bank of Scotland from 1794 until 1832 and served as treasurer of the Pitt Club of Scotland from its foundation in 1814.