Beautifully Worn and Distressed Antique Shabby Chic Tribal Persian Malayer Runner Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1900 – This charming antique Persian Malayer rug has a tribal quality and natural appeal that evokes beautiful moonlit nights in the garden. This antique worn distressed shabby chic rug is a well loved piece that carries with it the memories of the many footsteps that have walked across it over the past century. Many of Persian Malayer tribal rugs are highly prized for their use of color, rustic sensibilities, tribal designs, and durability.
This antique Persian rug has a design that is centered both horizontally and vertically. This gives the antique Oriental rug balance in both color and design. The antique rug centers around large motifs that are placed on opposite ends of the runner. The designs are carried out in lighter colors that contrast against the chocolate background. Many different shades of brown, salmon, and ivory form the simple, yet well-executed palette in this antique Runner rug.
The designs have an angular, primitive quality, which contributes to the shabby chic appeal of the work. This rug reflects the history and cultural to traditions of the Persian tribes who lived during a time of great change within their society.
It is a beautiful antique shabby chic tribal Malayer runner rug that would work well in a long hallway or to highlight other antiques and treasures in a larger space. The design of the rug draws the eye upward, making it appear longer and adding length to the space which it occupies. This rug will visually make the space appear to be larger and of grander scale. This is a beautiful piece for a traditional, Scandinavian modern, or organic-themed design. It is an exquisite piece that will grace the space with its rustic appeal and reflections of the many stories that it has to tell.