53274 Distressed Vintage Persian Mahi Tabriz Rug with English Country Cottage Style 09'03 x 12'02. Light and airy with rustic sensibility, this hand-knotted wool vintage Persian Tabriz rug is poised to impress. The antique washed field features a hexagonal concentric medallion patterned with an all-over Herati design. The Classic Herati pattern, 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. Immersed in ancient Persian history, this vintage Tabriz rug is full of symbolism. Hexagons with their six sides represent a symbol of perfect union as hexagons are created from equal parts and the energetic emblem of soulful integration. A hexagon is the shape that most efficiently breaks flat space up into little units. 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. Strongly defined Herati motifs the central medallion while complementing the same design appearing throughout in the detailed spandrels. It is enclosed with a series of borders, pulling together colors from throughout serving to unify the piece and create a sense of harmony. With its timeless design and understated elegance, this distressed Persian 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, golf locker room, trophy room, game room, music room, masters retreat, formal vestibule, or hotel lobby. Well-suited for a variety of interior styles: English, Rustic, Tudor, Chippendale, Cotswold Country, London Proper, Southern Living, Artisan, Farmhouse, French Country, Shabby Chic, Romantic, French Cottage, Neoclassical, Industrial, Lodge, Cabin, Bungalow, Craftsman, Mid-Century Modern, Eclectic, American Colonial, Eastlake, Aesthetic Movement, Manor House, Urban, Flemish, Belgian, English Cottage, British Colonial, William & Mary, Shaker, Amish, Puritan, Russian Dacha, Transitional, Contemporary, Traditional, and Modern. With its blissful vibes and blue hues in harmony, this vintage Persian area rug would make a wonderful addition to seaside interiors such as: The Hamptons, Martha's Vineyard, Cape Cod cottage, Nantucket Beach, Beach House, Coastal Cottage, Seaside Sanctuary, or Lakefront Vacation Home. Desirable Age Wear. Antique wash. Abrash. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Iran. Measures: 09'03 x 12'02.