60827 Distressed Antique Persian Mahal Rug with Modern Rustic Shaker Style 08'09 x 11'07. Warm and inviting with a timeless design, this hand-knotted wool distressed antique Persian Mahal rug features an all-over Herati pattern. The Classic Herati design, also known as the Mahi or Fish pattern, is amongst the most widespread and well known of all Persian designs, consisting 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. It is enclosed with a complementary border flanked with a series of inner and outer guard bands. With its understated elegance and rustic sensibility, this antique Mahal rug would bring a sense of nostalgic charm to nearly any interior. Perfect for a living room, front room, dining room, wine cellar, conservatory, royal suite, executive suite, bedroom, private library, state room, great room, private Chambers, drawing room, billiards room, trophy room, man cave, game room, music room, sunroom, masters retreat, formal vestibule, or hotel lobby. Well-suited for a wide range of interior styles: Amish, Shaker, Puritan, British Colonial, Monochromatic Mission, International, Organic Modern, Spanish Colonial, Russian Dacha Home Style, Flemish, Transitional, Scandinavian Modern, Nordic, Danish Design, Swedish Farmhouse, Shabby Chic, Southern Living, American Colonial, Rustic, Industrial, Artisan, Lodge, Cabin, Urban, Loft, Eclectic, Modernist, Chippendale, Craftsman, Bungalow, Traditional, Modern, Contemporary. Bespeaking age and history, this antique Persian rug is the perfect complement to interiors with similar richness and rustic vibes including natural wood furnished chalets, estates, cottages, and mountainside abodes as found in Colorado, Lake Tahoe, or the Adirondacks. Rendered in variegated shades of ecru, tan, sand, taupe, mushroom, pashmina, camel, coffee, cerulean, and verdigris with other neutral accent colors. Distressed. Desirable Age Wear. Antique Wash. Abrash. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Iran. Measures: 08'09 x 11'07.