Overall fine condition, showing wear commensurate with age and use. Refinished surface. The suspension spring at the top of the pendulum has broken and is detached, but retained. Discoloration, craquelure and some losses to the dial and moonphase. The works appear to be original to the case. The fretwork is replaced. There is a 1" x 1" patch to the arched door of the hood, just above the flower inlay on the proper left side of the arch. There is a 1/2" x 4" crack that has been reglued to the proper right vertical panel of the arched door of the hood. (additional images available upon request) 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.