Magnificent Antique Persian Ziegler Sultanabad Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: 1880 – This breathtaking antique Persian Ziegler Sultanabad carpet is one of the most decorative examples we have come across. As this rug exemplifies, Ziegler’s approach was quite unique. His use of lighter colors and larger scale western influenced (and infused) patterns has elevated these beautiful antique carpets into a class of their own.
This antique ivory color Persian Ziegler Sultanabad rug extremely artistic. It was woven with an ivory colored background, features a beautiful light green medallion and is farmed by an ever-so softly colored coral boarder. Acting like a spring board for a room’s interior design, this antique Persian Sultanabad rug is extremely versatile and will surly enhance any interior decor and lighten up any space.
One of the most beautiful features of this Persian rug is it’s grand soft green colored central medallion motif. Within this central design element, we find four small yet regal looking animal designs. radiating from the center outward, the happy and whimsical designs create a beautiful sense of symmetry that is present throughout the entire piece.
The more one spends time looking and examining the design of this magnificent antique carpet, the more fascinating it becomes. Not only do we see animals, we also find smiling happy faces that are masterfully hidden within the different patterns.
The wide and elegant border creates a nice contrast with the central elements of the design. The combination of both floral and tribal rug design elements give this piece a stunning, natural and calm feel.
This animal motif antique Persian Ziegler Sultanabad rug stands on its own as a work of textile art as well as a function decorative rug. The rug’s attention to the smallest of details is felt throughout. It is obvious that a lot of time and love was put into the weaving of this beautiful rug.