THE COLLECTION OF MELINDA AND PAUL SULLIVAN
A LARGE EARLY IRISH SILVER COFFEE POT, DAVID KING, DUBLIN, 1706-07
lighthouse form with spout at right angles to handle, engraved with arms in baroque cartouche with birds and swags of fruit, high domed cover, corkscrew thumbpiece
marked on base and cover, scratch weight 32:00
31 oz gross
height 11 in.
Repair behind upper handle terminal, otherwise good.
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.
The arms are those of Fielding.