A GEORGE III SILVER CRUET AND GEORGE IV SILVER TOAST RACK, WILLIAM BURWASH & RICHARD SIBLEY AND BENJAMIN SMITH, LONDON, 1808 AND 1829
A GEORGE III SILVER CRUET AND GEORGE IV SILVER TOAST RACK, WILLIAM BURWASH & RICHARD SIBLEY AND BENJAMIN SMITH, LONDON, 1808 AND 1829
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A GEORGE III SILVER CRUET AND GEORGE IV SILVER TOAST RACK, WILLIAM BURWASH & RICHARD SIBLEY AND BENJAMIN SMITH, LONDON, 1808 AND 1829

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

A GEORGE III SILVER CRUET AND GEORGE IV SILVER TOAST RACK, WILLIAM BURWASH & RICHARD SIBLEY AND BENJAMIN SMITH, LONDON, 1808 AND 1829

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA


A GEORGE III SILVER CRUET AND GEORGE IV SILVER TOAST RACK, WILLIAM BURWASH & RICHARD SIBLEY AND BENJAMIN SMITH, LONDON, 1808 AND 1829


the cruet fitted with 6 cut-glass bottles with silver tags for ketchup (2), cayenne (2), harvy, and soy, maker's mark IR; the toast rack crested, with shell and foliate rim, shell feet headed by grapevine

marked throughout

40 oz excluding glass

1244 g

length of cruet 11 in.

28 cm

Condition Report

Cruet: 2 glass bottles with significant chips to base rims, 2 stoppers with small chips to bottoms, other bottles with minor nicks, stand with minor dings; toast rack in 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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Simon Kaye, London, October 1977 (toast rack)

K.W.A., London, November 1979 (cruet)

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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