Fair overall condition consistent with age and use. The surface presents with light soilng throughout with a few small stains. The patina presents with some instances of wear/ oxidation, as partially visible on the catalogue illustration, and with some scuffs with losses of patina. There are a few small losses of patina including a more visible one on top of the head on approximately 0,8 cm. The tip of the tail with more significant wear to the patina. "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."