PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
A REGENCY SILVER DESSERT SERVICE WITH AGATE HANDLES, SYDENHAM PEPPIN, LONDON, 1817
comprising: 16 knives and 16 forks, in fitted contemporary wood box
length of case 13⅞ in.
The agate handles are different lengths and some have natural flaws, gilding rubbed at angles, set in good condition; the wood case with minor losses at angles.
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.