Pile generally good near original 1/5 of an inch, slightly matted down throughout. Fold wear low to spot foundation along side. Scattered spot stains, not extensive. Upper left corner w/ approximately 1 ft. by 2.5 ft. burlap patch glued on reverse. Flat woven ends folded under and sewn and finished in patched area with fraying. Some losses now bound in an approximately 1 ft. area. Sides complete, very supple handle good overall condition. 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.