PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA
FIVE GEORGIAN SILVER SAUCEPANS, LONDON AND EDINBURGH, 1737-1830
all with heart-form sockets, the first by Richard Gurney & Thomas Cook, 1737; the second with cover by Robert & Samuel Hennell, 1807; the third crested and cover with hinged spout cover by Emes & Barnard, 1810; the fourth with hinged spout cover by John McKay, Edinburgh, 1824; the last monogrammed JMP, base with presentation inscription "The gift of the Rev,d Jn,o Nottidge 1830" by Benjamin Preston, 1830
54 oz 5 dwt gross
lengths from 6 to 11 in.
15.2 to 28 cm
All with minor dings or creases, the Emes & Barnard and McKay handles with some splits or minor losses to wood, Preston handle loose in socket, otherwise all in good condition. Please note that two ivory finials have been replaced with ivorine.
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.
John Luddington, London, May 1977 (Gurney & Cook)
John Luddington, London, October 1986 (McKay)
John Luddington, London, October 1987 (Hennell)
Nicholas Shaw, London, February 1989 (Emes & Barnard)