Only the finest antique Mahal rugs are able to carry the Sultanabad name. Originaing in the city of Sultanabad, these beautiful rugs were the first to gain wide acceptance in the West, as firms such as Ziegler & Co established rug workshops that focused on melding the Mahal stylings with the more reserved Western needs of design and color. This fantastic example dates from the late 1800’s. This Ziegler & Co. Sultanabad has an all over henna flower design that is true to tradition. These splendid designs and natural influenced hues will be sure to assume a royal ambiance in your home for years to come.
Grand scale pieces like this Antique Tekke Main Carpet was the most important and expensive weavings created by the Turkoman tribes. Highlighted by the repeated Gul design which was unique to each tribe, this rug is an exemplary example of the technical mastery of the Tekke tribes in creating visually stunning masterpieces.