Wed, 31st Oct 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane)

 
  Lot 114
 

114

R.M.S. MAURETANIA: A RARE THREE-TIER...

Sold for £1,364
Estimated at £600 - £800

(Please note the sold price includes buyer's premium at 24%)


Condition report
fine physical condition overall; plating may have been refreshed; top plate only has Cunard device, all three are marked on the underside however.


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.

 
R.M.S. MAURETANIA: A RARE THREE-TIER ELECTROPLATE CAKE STAND BY ELKINGTON, C.1928
the frame of reed and cross-band form supporting three plates (two by Elkington dated for 1939; one by Harrison Bros, Sheffield), the handle with Cunard device -- 18in. (46cm.) high