Wed, 25th Apr 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Anzac)

 
Lot 41
 

41

A LATE 19TH-CENTURY SMOKER'S CABINET BY...

A LATE 19TH-CENTURY SMOKER'S CABINET BY GOODALL, LAMB & HEIGHWAY LTD, MADE FROM THE TIMBER AND COPPER OF H.M.S. FOUDROYANT
the door with elaborate pressed-copper relief of the wreck, with provenance inscriptions, and carved NELSON'S FOUDROYANT below, the hinged top with maker's plate, fitted internally with twin pipe-racks, tobacco jar cavity, four drawers and lower recess -- 21 x 16 x 8¾in. (53.5 x 40.5 x 22cm.)

Sold for £595
Estimated at £500 - £800

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Fine overall condition.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. 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 Charles Miller Ltd 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.

 
A LATE 19TH-CENTURY SMOKER'S CABINET BY GOODALL, LAMB & HEIGHWAY LTD, MADE FROM THE TIMBER AND COPPER OF H.M.S. FOUDROYANT
the door with elaborate pressed-copper relief of the wreck, with provenance inscriptions, and carved NELSON'S FOUDROYANT below, the hinged top with maker's plate, fitted internally with twin pipe-racks, tobacco jar cavity, four drawers and lower recess -- 21 x 16 x 8¾in. (53.5 x 40.5 x 22cm.)