Property from a Private Connecticut Collection
A HERIZ CARPET, NORTHWEST PERSIA
approximately 10 ft. 4 in. by 12 ft.
315 cm by 365.75 cm
Partial ends, missing black finish, on the edge some original salvage and some rebindings. The pile with some original areas and some low pile visible knot heads and worn areas. Some cashmir re-piling and tinting. Some cobbled repairs. The largest is about 10 by 5 inches on the upper side, and another smaller area on the upper side. Other scattered repairs throughout. Moth damage scattered throughout, visible on front and back. Both ends secured with burlap tape.
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.