EN : Overall fair condition.
Recto : Some surface scratches. A few areas with small wear and some traces of oxidation on the lower part of the piece (visible on the catalogue illustration)
Dust in the crevices.
Verso : Oxidation and traces of rust.
FR : Assez bon état général.
Recto : Quelques rayures de surface. Quelques zones avec des traces d'usure et quelques traces d'oxydation en partie inférieure (visible sur l'illustration du catalogue). Poussière dans les recoins.
Verso : Oxydation et traces de rouille. "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."