Overall measurements; 415cm across the top, 420cm across the bottom, 512cm the left hand side, 510cm the right hand side.
Pile generally good, with pile varying from 10mm down to 4mm, with some areas of localised wear to knotheads where foundation is beginning to be visible (spots of red as visible in photograph). Would probably benefit from a surface clean to freshen All four edges with herringbone tape on reverse, original side cords, coloured warp fringing at both ends. Very unusual colouring, rare white field.
"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."