EN : Good overall condition.
Multiple surface scratches, especially on the underside.
Several minor dents scattered and minute ones along the edges of the shell.
Stains and remnants of glue from previous labels.
Light oxidation on the underside.
FR : Bon état général.
Nombreuses rayures de surface, plus partiuclièrement au revers.
Plusieurs petits enfoncements épars et très petits enfoncements sur les arêtes de la carapace. Tâches et traces de colle d'anciennes étiquettes.
Légère oxydation au revers. "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."