The first - Wear, discoloration and minor losses commensurate with age and use. Age cracks visible to the top and there are some filled areas to the top, in particular just above where the top joins the base covering the pins.
The second - The top is scrubbed. Wear commensurate with age and use. An old age crack to the top. The top appears to be associated to the base. Height 24½ in. by Width 42 in. by Depth 28 ⅛ in.
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.