Nozzles detach. Ormolu with some minor traces of oxidation and surface dirt. Porcelain not examined beneath mounts; in overall good condition. One figure with pinkie and ring finger tips of left hand broken and restored. Other figure with tips of middle and ring fingers of right hand restored and with a chip to middle finger of left hand. 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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.