FR : Très bon état général.
Quelques traces de cire au niveau des bobèches et du motif central.
Usure volontaire à la dorure sur l'ensemble de la surface, laissant apparaître la sous-couche rouge.
EN : very good overall condition.
Some traces of wax on the candle rings and the central part.
Intentional wear to the gilt thoughout the surface, with some of the red undercoat visible. "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."