Wed, 31st Oct 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane)

 
  Lot 113
 

113

A PAIR OF ELECTRO-PLATE TOOTHPICK VASES FOR...

A PAIR OF ELECTRO-PLATE TOOTHPICK VASES FOR THE WHITE STAR LINE
signed by Elkington Plate and stamped 'K' (1922); together with a pair of White Star Line grape scissors by the Gold & Silversmiths Co. with design registration '483781' (1906-7); and a White Star Line letter opener
(4)

Sold for £558
Estimated at £80 - £120

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
one pick vase with slight distortion to rim; scissors close but loop handles are worn and overlap slightly.

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 PAIR OF ELECTRO-PLATE TOOTHPICK VASES FOR THE WHITE STAR LINE
signed by Elkington Plate and stamped 'K' (1922); together with a pair of White Star Line grape scissors by the Gold & Silversmiths Co. with design registration '483781' (1906-7); and a White Star Line letter opener
(4)