PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A GEORGIAN SILVER TEASPOON SET, MID 18TH CENTURY
all formed as berried tea plants, comprising: 12 teaspoons, 1 mote spoon, 1 sugar nips, 14 pieces, in a fitted fishskin case
8 oz 5 dwt
length of case 6¾ in.
Silver in good condition; the case with wear: shagreen worn and with losses particularly along base, interior rim with a few losses, velvet lining rubbed.
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.