PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK LADY
AN AMERICAN SPINACH JADE AND CARNELIAN-MOUNTED SILVER CIGARETTE BOX, EDWARD I. FARMER, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1930
the hinged cover inset with a carved openwork jade panel, with a carnelian elephant finial, drop-ring handles and ball feet, wood-lined two-compartment interior
marked on base
length 7⅜ in.
Cover with a ding, front with small bruise, one foot detached and lacking silver petal that keeps it in place, another foot and its post detached, 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.