PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER CHAFING DISHES AND COVERS, RICHARD SIBLEY, LONDON, 1841
cover engraved with arms and supporters, with a removable silver three-part divider, dish and divider crested
marked throughout and stamped MAKEPEACE LONDON
256 oz 10 dwt gross
length 18 in.
A few minor dings to interiors, otherwise good.
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.
Koopman Rare Art, London, July 2012
The arms are those of Scott, Earls of Eldon, impaling Duncombe for John 2nd Earl, D.C.L. 1805-1854, and his wife the Hon. Louisa Duncombe, daughter of Charles, 1st Lord Feversham.