Beautiful and Simplistic Vintage Shag Moroccan Rug , Country of Origin / Rug Type: Morocco, Circa Date: Mid – 20th Century – Morocco is a land of brilliant color and this vintage mid century rug will take you away with visions of romantic and colorful Moroccan desert sunsets every time you look at it. This vintage mid century Moroccan rug adds a sense of elegance and luxury to any room with its fiery reddish orange colored ground. This solid sunset colored field is framed by bold charcoal borders that give it a high contrast and define the space. The ends have a border with a tiny decorative element that adds interest.
Vintage mid century Moroccan rugs use color to convey special meaning, along with the symbols. In this fine example, the warm orange red takes center stage. The background rug color itself is a color that symbolizes fertility and happiness. It is also the main color of the Moroccan flag where it symbolizes bravery, valor, strength and hardiness. The meaning of charcoal color differs from region to region significantly but the red is a favorite color that graces many palaces and fine estates.
This beautiful Moroccan shag rug is versatile and will complement any decor that needs a splash of red. Its simple design is elegant and refined. Even though it is a solid color, it still makes a bold statement on its own. The direction of the soft shag pile adds interest to the rug by changing the way light reflects off of it. This is an excellent vintage shag Moroccan rug that is sure to serve as a fascinating accent piece or as the spring board for other exquisite pieces of furniture. It would go well under a dining room table, coffee table, or in any office or home interior decor that needs a touch of simple elegance.