- This exquisite rug shows a luxurious pattern of malayer rugs which owns an archaic design, the design encompasses a cypress tree and peacocks. The symbol of goddess sun is hearted within the tree , ancient concept of Mithra is in relation with the sun . The cypress tree itself symbolizes the concept of Eternal life according to zarostrian beliefs. The design is based on the niche pattern ,contains flora and fauna patterns. The knot density of this Malayer rug allows a number of complex patterns situating in such a small rug. The overall look of this rug is completely similar to antique Qalamkar woodblock printed textiles ,this similarity is emphasized in cypress tree and peacock motifs , covering it. Multiple margins are segmented in such a distinctive way. Two margins on corners gives a commissioned class to the rug.
- Size : 198 * 129 cm
- Date of manufacturing : circa 1920
- Materials : Cotton foundation