Beautiful Antique Caucasian Cypress Tree Design Karabagh Runner Rug, Country of Origin: Caucasus, Circa Date: 1900 – When it comes to tribal designs and captivating antique area rugs, the antique Caucasian rugs are hands down some of the most beautiful rugs in the world. This antique runner rug, with its tribal animal and cypress tree designs, is a magnificent example of how beautiful the antique Caucasian Karabagh rugs can be.
The cypress tree is one of the oldest living trees on earth, with some going back several thousand years. For this reason, this evergreen is often used to depict the ideal of everlasting life, or the afterlife. It is similar in meaning to the tree of life design that is found throughout many cultures around the world. Cypress trees often form the upright formal elements in Persian gardens, as depicted in the beautiful designs of the garden themed Persian rugs.
The lovely camel background of this beautiful cypress tree design rug allows the colors of the flora and fauna to stand out brilliantly. The garden is filled with many types of flowers and plants, all of which have their own special meaning. The trees draw the eye vertically, making this fascinating runner size tribal Karabagh rug appear to be longer in length than it truly is. Magnificent area rugs such as this were designed to give the impression that you are looking at a formal garden of cypress trees and to evoke a sense of the sublime.
When it comes to shopping for and buying buying rugs, one would be hard-pressed to find a more captivating runner for the home. Just looking at this captivating antique tribal rug delights the senses and creates a feeling of joy, or perhaps provides a space for quiet reflection. Either way, it is a wonderful addition to any office, public space or home interior decor.