Overall very good original condition. The painted metal surfaces with good vivid colors and some minor surface scratches, rubbing and surface dirt consistent with age and use. With some concentrated scratches and scuffs to corners. The proper right front corner with a dent and scuffs and scratches to the top of this small area, which is visible in the catalogue illustration. The slate tops with some surface scratches and surface dirt. The interior is fitted with two adjustable shelves. 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.