A WILLIAM REID, LIVERPOOL PORCELAIN COFFEE POT AND COVER CIRCA 1758-60
of baluster shape affixed with a scroll handle and faceted spout, painted in an Imari palette with pagodas and pavilions on rocky islands picked out in gilding.
Height 9¾ in.
Some minor speckling and pitting to the glaze. Otherwise 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.
Bonhams London, June 7, 2006, lot 150