In reasonably good conserved condition, with a few areas of losses, marks and splits. Top drawer proper right with some loss to veneer along inner moulding. Filled in old worm holes on sides; this is no longer active. Some rubbing to gilding. Handles replaced. Two rear legs without ormolu sabots. Ormolu gallery with some slight warping; not visually disturbing. Marble a good colour with a few cracks. Ready to use. 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.