Overall measurements; 279cm across the top, 287cm across the bottom, 340cm the left hand side, 353cm the right hand side, 355cm vertically through the centre.
Unusually fine weave for scale and type. Pile generally 3mm overall with areas down to knotheads, for example above and below the central medallion. Some losses to each side, sidecords now re-overcast. Both ends with minor loss, as visible from image, and now trimmed and secured. A highly decorative and well balanced carpet in ready to use 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. 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."