AN AMERICAN SILVER FIGURAL COMPOTE, BALL BLACK & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1870
engraved underneath base F.S. & S.W.B. from Aunt Dunlap
marked on base
46 oz 10 dwt
height 13 in.
Stem pushed down into base slightly on one side. Bowl with a few 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.