All vases with some very minor and occasional chipping or glaze flakes around the rim edges, footrim or the edges of the cover. The ovoid vases and covers: One vase has an approximate 3-inch restored area at the rim; possibly covering chip/s; the restoration is very well done. The same vase has a fine starcrack to the base. Another vase has a fine starcrack to the base . Pne cover has restoration covering half the circumference of the rim and extending halfway upwards, possibly covering a chip; the restoration is very well done. Otherwise in good condition. 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.