Pre-owned and in good condition. No chips, cracks, or repairs.This set exhibits light to average use with some utensil marks and minor tarnishing/wear to the gold commensurate with age. This is a fabulous set! We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to ask! Thank you for shopping with us!