Overall measurements: 293cm across the top, 298cm across the bottom, 327cm on the left hand side, 329cm on the right hand side
Pile generally good, dense, evenly sheared 2mm pile overall. Some minute areas where knot bars are visible, possibly old moth damage. Small reweave in right hand side of medallion, approximately 23cm long and about 1cm deep (possibly repiled fold wear, small repaired split, in lower right hand quadrant about 8cm long. Original end finishes with some losses to wool fringe and flatweave at upper end, now overlocked. Lower end with original banded flatweave and fringing, some losses to fringes. Overall in smart condition, ready to use. Bijar are very robustly woven, ideal for areas of heavy wear such as dining rooms. "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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."