Overall in good condition; chips to enamel Roman numeral plaques at top corners, none of the numerals have been overpainted; the gilt-bronze putto form finial possibly regilded and replaced and is lacking one attribute now showing a pierced hole in his right hand; the gilt-bronze original vertical banding to the rotary are re-mounted with later modern hardware; the porcelain is in very good condition and very well painted; with wear to gilt-highlights showing no cracks or restorations; the gilt-bronze with light pitting, scratches and tarnishing; the rotary dial is loose from the clock. 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.