PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A GEORGE I SILVER PUNCH BOWL, RICHARD BAYLEY, LONDON, 1717
rim engraved with a border of diaper, flowerheads, and bacchic putti riding wine barrels at intervals
marked on base and with scratch weight oz 30=5
28 oz 15 dwt
diameter 8⅞ in.
Minor surface nicks and scratches, 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.
Silverman Antiques, London, February 2006