View full screen - View 1 of Lot 913. AN ITALIAN SILVER PARAKEET ON AMETHYST QUARTZ GEODE, MARIO BUCCELLATI, 20TH CENTURY.
913

AN ITALIAN SILVER PARAKEET ON AMETHYST QUARTZ GEODE, MARIO BUCCELLATI, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

AN ITALIAN SILVER PARAKEET ON AMETHYST QUARTZ GEODE, MARIO BUCCELLATI, 20TH CENTURY

AN ITALIAN SILVER PARAKEET ON AMETHYST QUARTZ GEODE, MARIO BUCCELLATI, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

AN ITALIAN SILVER PARAKEET ON AMETHYST QUARTZ GEODE, MARIO BUCCELLATI, 20TH CENTURY


realistically modeled with a gilt beak and perched on a flowering branch

marked on tail feather Italy, 925, and 1507-? and engraved M. Buccellati

length overall 10 in.

25.4 cm

The textured silver around the head and breast a bit mussed. Some casting flaws to the flowers. Overall 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.