Overall measurements; 153cm across the top, 155cm across the bottom, 187cm the left hand side, 188cm the right hand side.
Pile generally fair, ranging from knotbars (primarily in the rusty browns) probably originally oxidisation to good pile. Some minor amounts of re-piling scattered in the field and in the lower left hand spandrel. Principally in the brown and adjacent white edging in the lower left spandrel. Sidecords re-overcast, fringes trimmed and ends overlocked. In sound ready to use condition.
A really charmingly drawn rug with very unusual design. "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."