A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760
A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760
A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760
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A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD
Lot sold:4,750USD

Description

A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760


modeled as cupid standing beside a rose bush, with gilt-metal mount, the detachable cover formed of two roses.

Height 3 in.

7.6 cm

Condition Report

In overall good appearance. Intact with no restoration present. The stopper probably re-mounted. Minor typical chipping to leaves, minute chip to cupid's left wing.


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.

Provenance

Sotheby's London, November 24, 1997, lot 524

A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760
A CHELSEA PORCELAIN SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER CIRCA 1760
Lot Closed