PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, DANIEL SMITH & ROBERT SHARP, LONDON, 1785
with lion and drop ring handles, dish and cover with crest and motto, fitted with plated liners, all parts dot numbered
marked on bases and covers, cover and dish numbered and with scratch weights: No. 1 / 27=11 and 19=1; No. 2 / 27=15 and 18=19
88 oz 5 dwt excluding liners
diameter 8⅝ in.
Liners with knife cuts and plating rubbed at angles, a few minor surface nicks to silver, finials pushed slightly into covers, overall 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.
S.J. Phillips, London, November 2009