A LENKORAN RUG, SOUTH CAUCASUS
A LENKORAN RUG, SOUTH CAUCASUS
A LENKORAN RUG, SOUTH CAUCASUS
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A LENKORAN RUG, SOUTH CAUCASUS

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

A LENKORAN RUG, SOUTH CAUCASUS

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

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Lot Details

Description

A LENKORAN RUG, SOUTH CAUCASUS


late 19th century,


approximately 280 by 165cm; 9ft. 2in., 5ft. 5in.

Condition Report

Rug is slightly splayed. Lower edge is 173 cm wide(163cm at narrowest). Overall very good condition, generally even 5mm pile overall; gentle oxidisation to dark browns. Minute amount of old moth in inner blue guard stripe at upper end. Re-overcast sides. Ends with trimmed warp fringe and secured with running stitch, Good strong colour. Nice flexible handle. Would benefit from a clean.


"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."

Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

See illustration on Sothebys.com.

A Passion for Collecting: The Rugs and Carpets of a Connoisseur
Live Auction Begins:27 Nov 2019 | 02:00 PM GMT