LIVING ROOM RUG: These come up often for auction, and they look amazing with pretty much any decor, including mid-century and 1970's lounge furniture, as seen here. Tibetan Tiger rugs are one of my favorite things. Authentic Antique Tibetan Tiger Rug RARE Mongolian Artifact 1930's Wool Beauty | eBay $810
The tiger is amongst the most original of all traditional Tibetan motifs. In a religious context, tiger rugs are related to the tiger skin loin cloths seen in painted images of fierce Tibetan Buddhist.