Antique Sultanabad Rug 43858
This Sultanabad carpet features traditional turtle borders and a central medallion pattern over an intense red field.
5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
11 ft 3 in (3.43 m)
Antique Sultanabad Rug, Origin: Persia – Here is a truly wonderful antique Oriental rug – a Sultanabad piece made in Persia. This rug represents something genuinely special, and is a testament to the artisans who produced it. A majestic piece, this rug possesses many of the qualities most sought after by collectors and experts, and would bring beauty and sophistication to any home. Woven with a traditional combination on red, ivory, golden-yellow and multiple shades of blue, this Sultanabad-style carpet features an all-over pattern of repeating quatrefoil medallions decorated with geometric figures and bordered by a grid of constellated embellishments and stylized scrollwork. Boteh guardbands and traditional borders with reciprocating turtle motifs complete this unique Sultanabad rug. Simply put, this rug is a remarkable piece of work. An elegant and beautiful design and composition combine to make this rug something more than a decorative piece: they combine to make it a veritable work of art.