AN ITALIAN SILVER-PLATED HORSE-HEAD ICE BUCKET, FRANCO LAPINI, FLORENCE, 20TH CENTURY
fitted with plastic liner
signed on base
height 23¾ in.
Column base with some creases to body. Some shallow dents to base rims of cover and base. Plastic liner with large crack below rim.
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.