Overall very good condition. The glass surfaces with scattered extremely minor surface scratches throughout consistent with age and use. The lucite surfaces with scattered minor surface scratches, abrasions, and minor areas of wear throughout. The brass elements with scattered surface scratches, abrasions, wear, and light rubbing to the surfaces. The tops of the brass elements appear to have been touched up with gold paint at some point in the history of the piece and present with some wear and extremely minor occasional instances of flaking. 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.