Overall measurements; 416cm across the top, 394cm across the bottom, 490cm the left hand side, 495cm the right hand side.
Pile variable, ranging from 3mm to knotheads in areas, particularly through centre of field, with some localised wear to spot foundation, some minor scattered areas of surface kashmir, of repiling, mainly in bottom right border and top left of main field, small restorations, vestiges of fringes both ends, now overlocked and stabilised, side cords re-overcast. Generally sound, ready to use, highly decorative carpet with good overall design and generous border. "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."