Large Impressive Tribal Design Room Size Antique Persian Malayer Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rugs, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – Through the use of skillful contrast and elegantly flowing shapes, the creator of this large tribal Persian Malayer rug establishes a fascinating piece that can elegantly define any room. It features two large primary borders, one a solid beige color that leads into the dusky clay background of the second. Within this beautiful Persian rug’s inner border is a series of fronds, angular petals and dancing leaves, all unified through the skilled use of flowing vines and stems. At the heart of the antique rug is a large and gorgeous pitch-black field, acting as the perfect backdrop to the lighter gold elements present within. Through the use of skillful symmetry, the viewer is treated to a delightful sight of floating flowers, twigs and blooms. These foreground motifs are gracefully arranged in order to establish a clear sense of balance and symmetry throughout the rest of the work.