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A SILVER SEDER COMPENDIUM, PROBABLY GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Property of a New York Private Collector

A SILVER SEDER COMPENDIUM, PROBABLY GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

A SILVER SEDER COMPENDIUM, PROBABLY GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

15,120

USD

Property of a New York Private Collector

A SILVER SEDER COMPENDIUM, PROBABLY GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY


circular in four tiers, the top platform mounted with figures holding vessels to display ritual foods, with a pierced gallery surround, supported by baluster columns topped by eagles with spread wings, all on rocaille feet, having an outer ring for curtain, complete with embroidered curtain covers

apparently unmarked

diameter 15 in.

38.1 cm

Missing a curtain ring, some spring clasps unable to close, the curtain soiled in some areas, vessel likely missing from hands of one figure.


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.