The first: this basin shows one lack on the left side, on the top (illustration on catalogue).
Expected wear to the surface (chips and dents). This basin has been restored on several places.
The second: this marble basin shows some small missing. Expected chips and dents to the surface. It has been restored on the top. Some scratches.
Good quality (ornaments).
Please note that handling charges for this lot are 300 € + VAT. These charges do not include packing or shipping.
Others illustrations are available on www.sothebys.com and on request. "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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."