Wear consistent with age and use within the culture. A shallow, stable crack to the proper left side of the face. A crack, open in places, to the centre of the figure, running from the neck, through the navel, to the genitals; loss to the corner of the base/fore-part of the proper right foot, with an open crack to the same, all visible in the catalogue illustration. Small chips and losses in places. Black patina, worn in a few places, revealing lighter coloured wood underneath. "In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. 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 Sotheby's 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."