An Exciting Vibrant Red Background Color Geometric Vintage Persian Heriz Runner Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rugs, Circa Date: Vintage / Mid 20th Century – This brilliant, fiery vintage Persian rug is an excellent example of mid-20th century art work. This beautiful, antique tribal rug was produced by a group of tribal peoples on the slopes of Mount Sabalan in what is now North Western Persia. The Persian Heriz rugs are known for being some of the most durable and sturdiest Persian rugs. They are the types of antique rugs will last for many generations, as with this breathtaking example.
The designs found within the runner rug include animals, geometric figures of humans, and plants. This funky and colorful vintage Persian Heriz runner rug contains many elements that are symbolic and tell a specific story for those who know how to interpret it. The tribal people use these tribal rugs as a form of communication and to keep the stories and traditions of their culture alive.
The designs are executed in a way that reflects the handmade, nature and craftsmanship of the Persian Heriz runner. The design is organized using a central medallion, corners, and complex borders. The focal point of design consists of a central medallion that emphasizes the horizontal and vertical symmetry of this impressive red rug. The elements of the vintage Heriz runner rug are arranged symmetrically, but the designs within them change. This gives the Persian runner a sense of formal structure, yet visual interest that invites the viewer to look closer.
The colors of this vintage Heriz Persian runner add a sense of warmth to the room, as do the primitive designs and tribal elements. The vintage Persian runner has an organic feel that would complement a modern Scandinavian design, minimalist design, or other design that draws on elements of the natural world as its theme.