76558 Antique Persian Malayer Runner with Aesthetic Movement and Craftsman Style. This hand-knotted wool antique Persian Malayer runner features an all-over Herati pattern. The classic Herati motif consists of a flower centered in a diamond accompanied by curving lanceolate leaves that resemble fish. The Herati motif is widely used in Iran and believed to represent the small fishes come up just beneath the surface of the water to swim in the full moon's reflection. Idyllic waves of abrash dash horizontally across the Herati patterned field, enhancing the depth that connects home interiors with the elements of nature. With its geometric design, subdued colors and linear forms, this antique Persian runner will bring sophistication and elegance to nearly any space. Perfect for a hallway, corridor, kitchen, long foyer, entryway, stair landing, home office, private library, nook, parlor, small sitting area, vestibule, or it would make a lovely accent in a living room, bedroom, dining room, front room, great room, state room, family room, studio, study, loft, and lounge. Well-suited for a wide range of interior styles: Aesthetic Movement, Bungalow, Arts & Crafts, Craftsman, Artisan, Pacific Northwest, Bungalow, Manor House, Rustic, Lodge, Cabin, Industrial, Mid-Century Modern, Traditional, Eclectic, Modern, Contemporary, Northwestern, Neoclassical, Art Deco, and Eastlake. Rendered in variegated shades of coffee, espresso, taupe, ecru, tan, sand, almond, beige, rust, brick red, dusty rose, and rustic peach with other accent colors. Abrash. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Iran (Persia). Date: 1920 to 1929. Abrash. Measures: 03'02 x 13'00.