Property from a Northeast Collection
TWO GOLD-MOUNTED SCENT BOTTLES, LATE 19TH CENTURY
an amphora-shaped enamel bottle painted with classical female figures, two-color gold mounts with matching finger ring and chain, the ring with French eagle-head control mark; and a chinoiserie porcelain bottle, the base with vinaigrette compartment, monogrammed base cover
length of first 3¾ in.
The first in good condition. The second with restoration and chip on shoulder.
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.