Pile generally very closely sheared, 1/10th of an inch with scattered areas of foldwear low to knotheads and foundation.
Some warp ties peaking through, a small 1/4 x1/4" hole in field near medallion.
Overcast sides with a 7" area in lower right corner coming loose.
Upper end with partial open end ivory guard borders, now secured.
Lower end missing guard stripes, now partially secured.
Very thin carpet, fine weave, supple handle, sound fabric and good 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.