Sold Without Reserve
A PORTUGUESE MAJOLICA SNAKE AND CABBAGE-FORM TEAPOT AND COVER, LATE 19TH CENTURY
together with a cabbage box and cover. 4 pieces
(teapot) height 7 ⅞ in.
Both are in good appearance.
Cover of teapot lacking a leaf which forms the handle. The leaves of the teapot all with restoration to curling edges, one with an area a chip 1 in. x 1/4 in.
The box with with two curling leaves restored, a third with a restored chip, then further small restored chips to edges. Some typical scatted tiny chips.
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.