A GEORGE III SILVER TEA URN, SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1801
A GEORGE III SILVER TEA URN, SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1801
A GEORGE III SILVER TEA URN, SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1801
A GEORGE III SILVER TEA URN, SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1801
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A GEORGE III SILVER TEA URN, SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1801

Estimate: 2,500 - 3,500 USD

A GEORGE III SILVER TEA URN, SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1801

Estimate: 2,500 - 3,500 USD

Lot Sold:3,000USD

Lot Details

Description

THE COLLECTION OF MELINDA AND PAUL SULLIVAN


A GEORGE III SILVER TEA URN, SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1801


hemispherical with reeded borders and lion mask and ring handles, on four slender fluted supports with hairy paw feet above shaped square base

marked on base, cover, lamp and lamp cover

135 oz

4,229 g

height 12½ in.

31.8 cm

Condition Report

There is an old repair where spout joins body. Otherwise in good condition with some light surface scratches and a few minor dings consistent with age.


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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

James Robinson, New York

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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