EN : Good overall condition.
A few minor surface scratches and very minute dents scattered on the surface.
Rare and minute pitting of oxidation on the external part of the vase, tarnishing and signs of oxidation on the internal part, light oxidation underneath the base.
Some of the recessed areas with residue of silver polish.
FR : Bon état général.
Quelques petites rayures de surface et très petits enfoncements épars sur la surface. Rares et légères piqures d'oxydation sur la partie extérieure du vase. Ternissement et traces d'oxydation sur la partie intérieure. Légère oxydation au revers. Dans les recoins, traces de produit d'enretien. "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."