In overall good condition. Very heavy and decorative set. The 1st candlestick with Minerva mark on the foot rim and the branches base fully marked. The 2nd candlestick fully marcked on the foot rim and the branches base fully marked as well. The 3rd candlestick fully marked on the foot rim and the branches rim fully marked as well. The 4th candlestick with Minerva mark on the foot rim and the branches base with the maker's mark visible and the Minerva mark difficult to read. Each nozzle and socket fully marked. "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."