Stunning Antique Hair Rug Persian Tree Of Life Design Bakshaish Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1880 – Sometimes an antique rug comes along that is just too beautiful for words. This antique Persian Bakshaish rug was produced around the 1880’s and was woven using camel hair. The deep grounding earthy browns of the camel hair provide the foundation for a color scheme that has a fascinating and subdued feeling.
This tribal antique Persian camel hair rug is one of the more exciting Persian rugs of its kind. The primitive approach to the iconic tree of life rug design is so captivating and artistic. The use of light cream for the inner and outer guard borders create a fascinating juxtaposition against the richer more earthy tones. This color contrast creates the illusion of depth and gives a feel as though you are stepping down to the main field from an encompassing elevated surrounding border.
Tribal rugs like this were mostly woven by nomadic or semi nomadic rug weavers. These captivating Bakshaish rugs, which are the precursor to the famed antique Persian Heriz Serapi rugs, are, without a doubt, some of the most beautiful rugs in the world and this piece is the proof. For those who are looking for the best rugs of their kind, and are looking to buy rugs that more tribal, finding a more exciting example may prove close to impossible.
Rustic rugs like this tend to be more colorful and vibrant which sometimes makes decorating a bit more tricky. Since the colors of antique nomadic Persian tree of life Bakshaish rug is so earthy, it makes it far easier to place and position this rug within your interior design.
Casually elegant rugs like this are so few and far between. For those who love the artistry of area rugs and are looking for a truly unique, special and rare example, this tribal tree of life design Bakshaish rug should top your list.