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A German silver novelty cream jug in the form of an elephant, circa 1900,

No reserve

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Estimate:

1,000

to
- 1,500 EUR

A German silver novelty cream jug in the form of an elephant, circa 1900,

A German silver novelty cream jug in the form of an elephant, circa 1900,

No reserve

Estimate:

1,000

to
- 1,500 EUR

Lot sold:

504

EUR

A German silver novelty cream jug in the form of an elephant, circa 1900,


8.3 cm high, 93 g. ; 3 1/4  in., 3oz

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Pot à lait en argent en forme d'éléphant, Allemagne, vers 1900


Haut. 8,3 cm, 93 g. ; 3¼ in., 3oz

In overall good condition, a possible restoration near the cover, French control mark on tail.


"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Christie's South Kensington, 2 March 2010, lot 67