Lot 26: A SEYCHOUR RUG, EAST CAUCASUS |
November 1, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: wool, pile
105cm across the top, 105cm across the bottom, 160cm the left, 158cm from the right. Pile varies from 3-4mm down to knotheads in areas. Lower pile within areas of brown field commensurate with dye and oxidisation. There is a horizontal tension line just visible in the lower section of the right hand border. Both ends with later overlocking and vestiges of trimmed fringing. With original triple pale blue sidecords. Lovely quality, glossy wool, flexible handle. This is a particularly striking and dynamic rug with highly attractive colourful multiple small borders.
"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.
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Dimensions: approximately 160 by 105cm; 5ft. 3in., 3ft. 5in.