This Persian Mahal Sultanabad from the mid-1800s is in an allover Herati design pattern. This beautiful rug has a dark abrash blue field color and a rust border with colorful designs throughout the border. The colors in the border include blue, green, yellow, pink, red, and cream. It is extremely rare to find such a rug in this size width in a Mahal Sultanabad rug from the mid-1800s.
- Dimensions: 13’ 6“’ x 17’ 6”
- Date of Manufacture: 2nd Quarter of the 1800s
- Place of Origin: Persia
- Material: Wool pile on a cotton foundation with natural vegetable dyes
- Condition: Wear consistent with age and use
Rug ID: 1078