Carpet in reality is slightly ress rosy with more pronounced light blues in border. Pile is approximately 1/4 of an inch, dense weave. Pile with numerous vertical buckled areas from tension in weave, resulting in an approximately 2in. slit at lower end. Original, approximately 1in. wide, flatwoven side finish. Original, approximately 0.5in., flatwoven end finish. Small scattered spot stains. Flexible handle, very good pile, unusual color and decoration. 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.