A FRENCH SILVER ALBI PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, CHRISTOFLE & CIE, PARIS, LATE 20TH CENTURY
12 dinner knives
12 dinner forks
12 fish knives
12 fish forks
12 dessert knives
12 dessert forks
12 dessert spoons
12 demitasse spoons
12 cheese knives
1 gravy ladle
133 pieces, all in original Christofle boxes, most still sealed
All in unused condition; some boxes with seal broken: 11 cheese knife boxes, 1 teaspoon box (set of 6), 1 dinner knife box (set of 6), 1 dinner fork box (set of 6), and 1 tablespoon box (set of 6).
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.