There are no chips or cracks, the very bottom clear area has some white cloudy residue, or it could just be slightly cloudy from liquid being left inside for many years. The sides looks clear, so it is just on the very inside bottom, i can not reach in there, have nothing to work that area with.Please see pictures, sorry for the glare, the color is a cobalt blue even though there is a purple tinge in the photos, it is not , in person it is blue. Thank you for shopping with us, please feel free to ask any questions or if you require more photos, and any ideas on how to get in that bottom and clean the bottle or attempt to clean it out. Thanks for shopping with us, please check our store for more wonderful pieces. See my Store: East End Antiques. The item "Vintage 10.25 Crystal Decanter Cobalt Cut to Clear Glass Faceted" is in sale since Sunday, January 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Bohemian/Czech\Other Bohemian/Czech Art Glass". The seller is "yvop" and is located in Palm Bay, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.