The jar and cover are in overall good condition. There are typical firing imperfections, including firing cracks on jar’s interior and fritting to the rim, with an associated approx. 4.6 cm glaze flake. There are expected shallow chips to the esges of the cover, with a small section polished. The centre of the cover’s interior appears to have been stabilised. Other general surface wear and rubbing/losses to the enamels. "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."