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Pasargad Sultanabad Collection Hand-Knotted Lamb's Wool Area Rug, 9' 1"x12' 1"

The city of Sultanabad (which is now known as Arak) was founded, in the early 1800s, as a center for commercial rug production in Afghanistan. Carpets from Sultanabad feature a diverse selection of colors that defy classification. Traditional color palettes found on carpets from Sultanabad can include subtle neutrals, vibrant reds and clear blues that create a regal Western appearance. Unique color combinations, such as tourmaline pink paired with oxidized green, ar a regal Western appearance. Unique color combinations, such as tourmaline pink paired with oxidized green, are also found on rugs from Sultanabad, which highlights their tendency to reinvent the traditional. read more