Pile near original dense 1/3 inch with area in medallion lower, down to 1/5 inch; scattered furniture marks, candle wax and surface dirt---will enhance with cleaning. Some scattered repiled foldwear in upper end of field. Small scattered repaired slits only visible on reverse.
Original sides and ends, ends with flatwoven end finishes folded under sewn.
Flexible 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.