Antique Persian Sultanabad Rug, Origin: Persia, Circa: Turn of The 20th Century – 1900 – This profoundly gorgeous, impeccably made antique rug — an antique Persian Sultanabad rug, which was woven in Persia some time around the turn of twentieth century — is a magnificent example of one of the most desirable and admired rug making traditions of all time, offering a unique opportunity to own an incredible work of art, the quality of which rings loudly through the years. This superb Sultanabad carpet features a simple yet refined arabesque woven over a burnt orange field. Ivory and indigo palmettes with pronounced petals and exquisite vine-scrolls in a delicate shade of green decorate the field along with minute floral motifs, rosettes and lotus-flower palmettes. Indigo borders featuring stepped palmettes and geometric vines with strong, angular curves complete this exceptional allover design rug from Sultanabad. The treasures that are antique Persian rugs are some of the finest ever crafted, and this antique Persian Sultanabad rug is exemplary of this well-deserved reputation.