Antique Malayer Persian Rug 42909
Antique Malayer Rug, Persia, Circa 1920 - This beautiful and traditional antique Oriental rug is an antique Malayer rug that was woven in Persia (which is modern day Iran) is truly an achievement in rug-making. This grand piece possesses many of the qualities most sought after by collectors of such rugs, and would make a proud addition to any home. The carpet field is decorated with an all-over blossom pattern comprised of repeating blocks filled with branching vines, stylized flowers and decorative leaves. In the traditional Persian Malayer rug fashion, this carpet includes secondary borders and guardbands woven with botehs and reciprocating motifs while the main border contains a charming Malayer latticework pattern with traditional flower motifs and singular blossoms. All in all, this is a piece that is not to be missed. This antique Malayer Persian rug features a traditional design and strong composition that make it not only a highly desirable decorative rug, but a genuine work of art.