Overall measurements: 124cm across the top, 128cm across the bottom, 156cm the left hand side, 152cm the right hand side.
Overall in generally good condition. Pile approximately 1mm in depth, closely sheared. Finely woven. Some localised wear to knotbars visible across upper 15% of field and some corrosion to the dark reds in the rosettes in the central medallion. Minor spot re-piling upper right hand corner of border. Original sidecords and end finishes and with macrame knotheads and some losses to fringe tails. Good crisp drawing.
"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."