Good overall condition. Some light surface scratches on the top and very few dents along the edges of the top.
Several more significant scratches and scuffs on the legs, especially on the lower part with some dents along the edges.
One more significant scratch on the base of the proper left leg is visible on the catalogue illustration.
The brass with traces of oxidation, scratches and dents. Fading and small lacks of gilt on the bottom of the legs. "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."