Please note the balaster vases are not of equal shape and size.
Covers: One cover has a 1/2 inch restored rim chip. The other is in good condition. It is possible that the covers are replaced.
The right hand baluster vase: There is a sprayed over area of restoration to the neck covering a 1 inch haircrack.
The other baluster vase is in good condition.
The trumpet vase: There are four c shaped pieces broken out of hte rim and restored back in, extending approximately half way around the rim. There is a restored chip on the opposite side of hte rim. 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.