Pile ranges from 1/6" to low to knotheads in scattered foldwear areas.
A 1x1.5" rewoven area in center of medallion, left of center. A few scattered restitched small slits, not extensive.
Sides with original selvages, fraying and minor losses in areas.
Upper end with original flatwoven finish with losses.
Lower end with minor fraying.
Lustrous wool, 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.