A SET OF FOUR UNUSUAL GEORGE III SILVER SALTS AND SET OF THREE COVERED CONDIMENT VASES, DAVID & ROBERT HENNELL AND WILLIAM VINCENT, LONDON, 1770 AND 1769
A SET OF FOUR UNUSUAL GEORGE III SILVER SALTS AND SET OF THREE COVERED CONDIMENT VASES, DAVID & ROBERT HENNELL AND WILLIAM VINCENT, LONDON, 1770 AND 1769
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A SET OF FOUR UNUSUAL GEORGE III SILVER SALTS AND SET OF THREE COVERED CONDIMENT VASES, DAVID & ROBERT HENNELL AND WILLIAM VINCENT, LONDON, 1770 AND 1769

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

A SET OF FOUR UNUSUAL GEORGE III SILVER SALTS AND SET OF THREE COVERED CONDIMENT VASES, DAVID & ROBERT HENNELL AND WILLIAM VINCENT, LONDON, 1770 AND 1769

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA


A SET OF FOUR UNUSUAL GEORGE III SILVER SALTS AND SET OF THREE COVERED CONDIMENT VASES, DAVID & ROBERT HENNELL AND WILLIAM VINCENT, LONDON, 1770 AND 1769


all with cobalt glass liners, the salts on claw and ball feet, the sides pierced with flowers and initialed TMJ, with swing handles; the vases pierced with flowering vines and laurel swags, covers chased to match, engraved inside covers and vases with block initials WCH

marked throughout

42 oz 5 dwt excluding glass

1319 g

length of salts 3½ in.; height of tallest vase 6½ in.

8.9 cm; 16.5 cm

Condition Report

One salt with small repair to pierced side, others all in good condition.


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

Mary Cooke Antiques, London, September 2011 (salts)

Literature

Percy Hennell, Hennell Silver Salt Cellars 1736-1876, 1986, p. 66, illus. 42a,b (salts)

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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