Beautiful Antique Tribal Paisley Design Persian Malayer Long Runner Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rugs, Circa Date: 1910’s – This beautiful paisley design tribal antique Persian Malayer rug combines several exquisite elements into a single powerful composition, one that grounds and soothes. Several detailed borders frame around the length of the runner rug, which is designed to lead the viewer’s attention down from the top of the surface. Numerous flowing shapes come together in a beautifully dark arrangement, the dark blue colors standing out against the sandy beige background of the borders. Though simplistic in presentation, the primary palette on the rug allows key sections to stand out through a masterful use of contrast and composition. At the core of the antique rug, a bounty of paisley shapes are layered over each other, creating an appearance that is not unlike scales or down feathers. Coupled with the patterns on the borders, the arrangement of this antique Persian rug provides viewers with ample points of interest to explore.