In good restored condition, with old repaired age cracks and a few marks across the top and shelf, which are in a beautiful plum pudding mahogany veneer. Repaired cracks to white marble with infill. Mounts with scattered rubbing. The wire mesh gallery to the lower tier is later. Slight lifting one panel of brass fluting on proper right rear leg. Drawer with later leather writing surface, in good condition. Back with sun-fading. With two keys. 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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.