This is an antique Malayer rug woven in West Persia at the end of the 19th century circa 1890. This piece has a lattice design enclosing a single complete large-scaled Herati motif set on a midnight blue background colour. Decorated around the Herati design are located small-scaled animal motifs giving this piece a truly tribal feel. The border has an array of geometric floral motifs interconnected by vines set on a beige background colour creating color contrast against the darker coloured field. This piece has been preserved in overall great condition and the large-scaled motifs make it a highly decorative rug.
This rug is woven on a cotton foundation and wool pile and comes in:
- 240 x 195 cm
Please note that this is a unique piece. If you are looking for a similar Rug in a different size, please consult the listing below.
If you need a size not listed here, you are welcome to place a bespoke order.
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