Sold for £3,472
Estimated at £1,500 - £2,500
(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)
In fine original condition - typical wear for age represented in faded strawwork covering, and some areas of paint flaking internally, but much remains including original silk curtains and structurally sound overall. Very little warping or shrinkage to the internal fittings which appear secure in location.
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.
Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane), Wed, 31st Oct 2012