Antique Persian Sultanabad Rug by Ziegler 47111
An intriguing ratio of border to field as well as a captivating high-contrast color pallet make this carpet a unique and eye-catching example.
12 ft 8 in (3.86 m)
15 ft (4.57 m)
Antique Persian Sultanabad Rug by Ziegler, Origin: Persia, Circa: Fourth Quarter of the 19th Century – Here is an impressively woven and beautifully composed antique Oriental rug – an antique Ziegler Sultanabad carpet that was woven in Persia during the latter years of the nineteenth century. Generally speaking, authentic Ziegler Sultanabad rugs and carpets are among the more intriguing and collectible styles of all antique Oriental rugs. These immaculately woven creations represent a unique and especially fine development in the world of Persian weaving. This particular example is no exception: an intriguing ratio of border to field as well as a captivating high-contrast color pallet make this carpet a unique and eye-catching example. The borders, colored a brilliant shade of fiery pale orange, are decorated with classical floral and vine scroll details. Within, a field of an almost teal blue is populated with a splendid allover pattern. Complex vine scrolls blossom into a variety of comely floral elements throughout in a symmetrical yet highly intricate manner. Beautifully woven and classically composed, this antique Ziegler Sultanabad is a compelling antique Persian rug.