A GROUP OF TEN GEORGIAN AND VICTORIAN SILVER SUGAR NIPS, LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1740-1856
A GROUP OF TEN GEORGIAN AND VICTORIAN SILVER SUGAR NIPS, LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1740-1856
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A GROUP OF TEN GEORGIAN AND VICTORIAN SILVER SUGAR NIPS, LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1740-1856

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

A GROUP OF TEN GEORGIAN AND VICTORIAN SILVER SUGAR NIPS, LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1740-1856

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA


A GROUP OF TEN GEORGIAN AND VICTORIAN SILVER SUGAR NIPS, LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1740-1856


one gilt cast with shells by Francis Harache, circa 1740; another similar circa 1740; one cast as leafy branches with beetles by John Jacob, circa 1750; one stork-form by Ely & Fearn, 1808; one harlequin-form by William Barrett, 1812; one gilt cast as flowering branches, circa 1820; one cast as flowering branches with bees by John Hunt, 1837; one by Yapp & Woodward, Birmingham, 1847; one cast with oak leaves and acorns by John & Henry Lias, circa 1850; one gilt cast as flowering branches by Charles & George Fox, 1856

17 oz 10 dwt

547 g

lengths from 4¾ to 5⅞ in.

12 to 15 cm

Condition Report

The circa 1740 tongs unmarked, stork tongs with small dents to rim at breast, others 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

John Luddington, London, August 1978 (Yapp & Woodward)

John Luddington, London, January 1985 (Barrett, Eley & Fearn)

John Luddington, London, October 1986 (Jacob)

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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