Wed, 31st Oct 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane)

 
  Lot 55
 

55

A 19TH-CENTURY BILSTONWARE ENAMEL BOX...

A 19TH-CENTURY BILSTONWARE ENAMEL BOX COMMEMORATING TRAFALGAR AND NELSON
the lid depicting two ships in the action, the side panels with similar coastal marine scenes; the inside lid displaying portrait of Nelson after Abbot and the base with two crossed anchors and intialled ?'F K' -- 3¼in. (8.3cm.) diameter

Sold for £1,054
Estimated at £700 - £900

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Good overall condition; some typical rub marks and minor wear around lower edges.

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 19TH-CENTURY BILSTONWARE ENAMEL BOX COMMEMORATING TRAFALGAR AND NELSON
the lid depicting two ships in the action, the side panels with similar coastal marine scenes; the inside lid displaying portrait of Nelson after Abbot and the base with two crossed anchors and intialled ?'F K' -- 3¼in. (8.3cm.) diameter