Pile ranges from approximately 1/6 of an inch to low to knotheads and spot foundation. Partially oxidized browns. Scattered foldwear. Some minor scattered moth damage, with the larges damages area being approximately 1 inch by 1/2 inch in upper region of field. Spot foundation, warps and wefts exposed in areas of moth damage and foldwear. Four horizontal repaired slits running from each side towards the center of rug, the largest being approximately 3 feet long. Ends complete with original flatwoven finishes. Sides original with losses to selvages. Two approximately 1 inch by 1 inch nicks out of left side selvage and two approximately 1 inch by 1 inch nicks out of right side selvage. Further abrasions, fraying and minor losses to selvages. Supple handle, sound fabric and condition, will enhance with minor restoration. 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.