Overall in good condition overall.
The glass presents with some light surface scratches and some minute chips, mostly concentrated to the edges, the corners and the dome. One glass element presents with three slightly bigger chips (the largest one along one corner of approximately 1 cm of diameter). Another glass elements presents with three large chips (1,5 cm of diameter, 2 cm of diameter and a deeper one of 1,5 cm along one corner). The metal elements presents with some scratches, oxidation and pittings of oxidation, consistent with age and use.
The ceiling rose and the silk cords are newer.
This ceiling light is not electrified. "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."