A PAIR OF WEDGWOOD BLACK JASPER-DIP VASES AND TWO COVERS CIRCA 1785
each decorated in white relief with 'The Birth of Achilles' on one side and 'The Dipping of Achilles' on the other, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD marks.
Height 9¾ in.
Both finial covers restored. Each vase with circular foot restored. One vase with some restored rim chips. Each with some restored rim chips and restoration to interior edge.
The vases could benefit from being cleaned.
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.
Pascoe & Co., Miami, 1975
The Hammond Museum, 1984, bearing labels