Overall measurements: 256cm across the top, 259cm across the bottom, 348cm on the left hand side, 349cm on the right hand side.
Pile generally good, 3mm deep, soft lustrous wool, flexible handle. A couple of minor tension (fold) lines in lower border, barely visible. Upper end with flatweave and fringing, lower end with some losses to fringe and flatweave: should be overlocked to stabilise Sidecords reovercast. Very pretty, and 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."