Antique Sultanabad Rug 44653
This antique Persian carpet from Sultanabad features a classic all-over arabesque surrounded by a wide terra cotta red border and multiple sets of finely detailed guardbands.
12 ft (3.66 m)
21 ft 8 in (6.6 m)
Antique Sultanabad Rug, Origin: Persia, Circa: Late 19th Century – Woven in the late 19th century, this sophisticated carpet from Sultanabad features a luminous walnut brown field decorated with an all-over Mina Khani-style arabesque. Pronounced palmettes linked by dramatically recurved vinescrolls form an impressive all-over pattern across the field. Multiple sets of highly detailed guardbands support the wide terra cotta red borders decorated with bifurcated saz leaf sheaths and reciprocating palmettes.