PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A SCOTTISH SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER, GEORGE MCHATTIE, EDINBURGH, 1812
engraved with arms, the cover with two crests and motto
marked on base and cover
length over handles 17¾ in.
Cover rim with numerous small repairs (appear to be from time of construction), cover and tureen with some bruises and minor dings, interior with three small circular marks (unclear why), 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.