|Category||Home, Home decor, Area Rugs|
|Tags||#vintage, #handtied, #oriental|
Total weight w/o ship & handle: 10lbs. 11.9oz.
The colors in Oriental rugs are not chosen randomly for look and effect. They have a story to tell. The meaning of different colors used in antique carpets and rugs:
Red: represents luck and joy. It also indicates wealth, beauty, luck, joy, and courage.
Brown: is synonymous with fertility and abundance
Yellow: is the color of the sun and indicates power and glory
Orange: is associated with humility and devotion
Green represents hope, life, spring, and renewal | A Holy Color used Sparingly as it is least likely to be stepped on.
Gold: Represents Power, Wealth
Brown: Represents Fertility
(*NOTE: the predominant background color is beige, it is not stained or yellowed.)
Oriental rugs also have very specific symbols.
1) Lily- Purity, Spirituality
2) Lotus- Rebirth, Immortality
3) Peony- Power
4) Blossom- Youth, Spring, Newly Wed
5) Rose- White-Innocence> Red-Passion > General-Mystery
6) Leaf- Endless Regeneration
7) Pomegranate- Fertility