Overall the condition of the wood is good, with some dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is evidence of past worming to both reliefs, in particular to the one with the man. The worming has led to some losses, including around the rim, to the beard, and to the truncation. There are holes for mounting to both reliefs. There is some stable splitting to the wood, consistent with the material. There are various minor nicks and scratches to the surface. "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."