Overall good condition; the top with old shallow chips to the edges; one edge with a patch approximately 5 ¾ inches by ½ inch; the spreading octagonal support to the top of the stem with large chips to one corner and with some smaller shallow chips to the edges; the neck beneath the support with a large shallow chip to one side and with large chips to the top edge; the collar with shallow chips to the edges and with some repaired chips; the molded octagonal base with small shallow chips to the edges; the casters rusted, one caster lacking washer which is now replaced with a wood square washer. Overall with scratches and minor stains. 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.