8’ 10“ x 12’ A room size Mahal Sultanabad rug from the late 1800s. The rug is in a large-scale all-over design pattern with geometric forms connected via scrolling lines. The rug has a rust-red field color with designs in brilliant colors including navy blue, turquoise blue, green, red, pink, and yellow. The border is in navy blue color with geometric designs connected via scrolling lines and branches throughout.
- Dimensions: 8’ 10“ x 12’
- Date of Manufacture: 4th 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