South Andaman Islands, late 19th/early 20th century | Bow
South Andaman Islands
late 19th/early 20th century
mounted on a stand
150cm. high; 59in.
Typical wear to each pointed end, one end with a chip, very small loss to point. Patina to grip. Surface clean and with typical minor chips to edges and scratches with typical minor dirt. Museum quality stand with old marks and scratches.
"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."