Property from a Private Connecticut Collection
A SHIRVAN LONG RUG, EAST CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1900
approximately 37 in. by 8 ft. 7 in.
94 cm by 261.75 cm
Original ends still intact with chain stitches (some missing). The salvage is mostly redone, but some areas of original salvage remain. The pile is low in areas and foundation is visible in some places. Some minor holes and fold wears. Some minor repiling, mostly browns. Some fading.
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.