8' 11" x 11' 10"
This rug has an overall consistent pile in exceptional condition. There is evidence of some old minor moth damage. The rug is free of stains and odors, animal or otherwise. The original fringe was missing and has been replaced with a genuine wilton reproduction fringe made on Shaneybrook's own looms).
This rug has been professionally hand cleaned by our own conservation team with a restorative thorough washing adhering to National Institute of Textiles and AIC (American Institute for the Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works) guidelines. The protein and lanolin based soap conditions the natural fibres in the rug and returns the original lustrous character and richness of colour to the wool. No steam extraction methods or chemical detergents were used during the cleaning process. Ever step possible was taken to preserve the historic nature and conserve the rugs condition.