Small Tribal Earth Tone Antique Persian Malayer Rug, Rug Type / Country of Origin: Antique Persian Rugs; Circa Date: 1920 – This beautiful earthy, tribal rug was created in the 1920s. The rusty reds, blues, and ivory make the perfect addition to a Boho chic room. It is a small tribal rug from the village of Malayer. The village is located between the major weaving areas located in the northwestern corner of Persia. This area tends to produce smaller rugs and runners that are perfect for smaller spaces or for creating a layered carpet look.
Carpets from Malayer have gorgeous tribal designs and demonstrate an impressive range of originality and artistry. The symbols on the rug have a meaning that can be understood by those who know how to interpret them. Rugs were sometimes used to pass on the stories and mythology of the people. They represent the cultural heritage of these ancient villages.
The harmonious blending of colors can only be achieved using natural vegetable dyes from the area surrounding the tribal village. The beautiful blue background is a characteristic of Malayer rugs that gives them a calm and serene feeling. This beautiful piece shows the touch of human hands and a connection to the culture and tribal heritage that is in every knot. This rug is a reflection of a way of life that is quickly disappearing. It is a lifestyle closely connected to the earth and traditions that go back centuries.
Contemporary designers incorporate pieces that reflect the natural world and bring a touch of nature into modern interiors. They form a focal point of globally-focused design styles, giving the room the feeling of a seasoned traveler. Persian rugs are a staple in many modern design trends. They are now a part of modern styles from shabby chic to Bohemian, and contemporary, too.
These carpets were made to be used on a daily basis, which is an important part of their history. There is no doubt that they are beautiful, but we cannot forget that they were a part of the daily lives of the people. Sometimes, they show a bit of their age, but this only enhances its connection to a people and their traditions. This is a beautiful antique carpet that will add an earthy feel to the room décor and give it a unique character that reflects your inner calm spirit and creativity.