Beautiful Large and Decorative Antique Persian Ziegler Sultanabad Rug, Country Of Origin / Rug Type: Antique Persian Rug, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – A variety of yellows and oranges create a soft warmth in this antique Persian rug, which exhibits a classically abstract floral theme. The darkest orange, which is akin to a ripe pumpkin’s flesh, picks out small details with bold contrast, describing the curves of petals and leaves. Pale, creamy yellow maps the design further with questing tendrils that connect and spread, root-like, through the peach background hue of the antique Persian Ziegler Sultanabad rug, creating a network of stems and buds. This beautiful large rug features unfurling flowers are revealed at junctions throughout the organically arranged lattice, their positions mirrored around the central line to add visual balance. A wide border around the antique rug is sandwiched between smaller bands, which are pale cream through orange and decorated with small floral stitch-work. The largest is threaded with orange and white flowers against a light honey, giving a sunny appeal around the inviting design.