77251 distressed antique Persian Malayer rug with Rustic Artisan and Industrial style. With architectural elements combined with a weathered composition, this hand knotted wool antique Persian rug embodies a rustic Artisan style with MCM vibes. This hand knotted wool distressed antique features a center medallion with stepped edges filled with Classic repeating boteh motifs on an ink blue backdrop. Corner spandrel overlays echo the repeating boteh motifs on a rustic brick red backdrop. The boteh motif resembles sprouting seed and is known as the 'Seed of Life'. It represents potential for growth as a germinating seed symbolizing rebirth or reGeneration. Enclosing the central medallion and spandrel is a barber pole stripe in alternating colors flanked with an s-hook representing protection. This antique Malayer rug is framed by a beige main border with a birds-on-a-pole border motif, flanked by an outer carnation Meander guard border and running dog border stripe also known as a Vitruvian scroll border. Perfect for an entry, stair landing, foyer, man cave, open hall, entryway, short corridor, kitchen, bedroom, study, home office, master bathroom, sitting room, parlor, mud room, den, studio. Well-suited for a wide range of interior styles: Industrial, Rustic, Mid-Century Modern, Artisan, Old World, Urban, Lodge, Cabin, Traditional, Manor House, Arts & Crafts, Craftsman, Tudor, Eclectic, Modern, Contemporary, Cottage, Bungalow, Country, shabby chic, Nomadic, Ethnic, Primitive and Tribal. With its perfectly worn-in charm, pop of color and edgy elements, this weathered Persian Malayer rug will create a warm, lived-in look and takes on a curated look that feels timeless while creating an elegant design aesthetic. Rendered in variegated shades of brick red, rust, vermilion, scarlet, ink blue, navy blue, cerulean, burnt umber, coffee, beige, sand, tan, taupe, and ecru. Distressed. Desirable Age Wear. Abrash. Hand knotted wool. Made in Iran. Measures: 04'03 x 06'02.