PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER SAUCE TUREEN STANDS, DANIEL SMITH & ROBERT SHARP, LONDON, 1782
beaded borders, engraved with arms and crest. Together with a set of four silver crested salt cellar stands by Thomas Heming, London, 1769, 8 pieces
marked on bases, two of the salt cellar stands apparently unmarked
43 oz 15 dwt
length 8¼ in.
Sauce tureen stands: all with knife cuts from use, one with crease to base; salt cellar stands: 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.
Mary Cooke Antiques, London, August 2010 (salt cellar stands)