Property from a New York Private Collection
AN IRISH SILVER OCTAGONAL TEAPOT, MARK TWELVES, DUBLIN, 1714
of plain octagonal pear form with molded borders, conforming swan-neck spout springing from a drop and with hinged flap, dome cover with faceted finial
marked on base and cover
17 oz 10 dwt
height 6 ¼ in.
Minor solder repairs above foot rim. Signs of work throughout the interior and with solder at angles.
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.
James Robinson Inc., New York