Lot 61: A BORLU CARPET, WEST ANATOLIA |
November 1, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: wool, pile
355cm the left hand side, 350cm the right hand side, 264cm the top, 268 the bottom. Pile generally even 5 - 8mm and down to knotbars in areas, for example see the top right quadrant. Overall good condition. Some minor localised spotting. Some slight moth damage, now treated - for an example see outer right hand border. Flatweave at both ends the knotted fringe at bottom with some losses and discolouratioon. At top flatweave with sections of knotted fringing to left and right and knotting lacking leaving vestiges in central section, not overlocked. Dark line in centre is shadow; not a permanent feature. A light an attractive carpet of good size, ready to place.
"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."
Dimensions: approximately 355 by 268cm; 11ft. 8in., 8ft. 10in.