PROPERTY OF A MIDWEST PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A PAIR OF EDWARDIAN SILVER AND HORSE-HOOF TWO-LIGHT CANDELABRA, HENRY ATKIN, SHEFFIELD, 1901
with detachable branches and nozzles, draped column stems, on horse hoof bases with silver horse shoes, inscribed 1874 Shatemuc 1901
height 14¼ in.
One slightly bent and with cap on central sconce separating.
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.
Shatemuc was bred by C. Alexander in 1874, got by Oxford or The Duke, her dam, Potomac by Newminster out of Tasmania by Melbourne, slipped foal in 1882 and barren in 1885 (The General Stud Book).