Good overall condition.
The silver presents with some very light surface scratches and some light oxidation throughout. There are some silver polish remnants.
Some feathers of the largest goose's tail appear to be bent, as visible on the catalogue illustration. The feet of the largest goose present with a few cracks to the silver and the feet appear to be very slightly bent.
The smallest : 15,5 x 6 x 9,5 cm. "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."