Make presidential decisions in your home or office decorated with this distinguished five-foot, round, plush rug that bears the emblem of The Great Seal of the United States. The navy-blue background is framed with a tan border.
The Great Seal is used as the national coat of arms of the United States and has a long history and much symbolism.. Its' design took over 16 drafts, spread over 159 years and was finally adopted in 1935. The Seal incorporated the values of the Founding Fathers and became the inspiration for the Presidential Seal.
The iconic American Bald Eagle holds in his right talon an olive branch; in his left talon it holds a bundle of thirteen arrows which together symbolizes that the United States has a " strong desire for peace, but will always be ready for war". The eagle has his head turned toward the olive branch.
The eagle, with it's wings outstretched, bears a shield consisting of thirteen red and white stripes, representing the thirteen states, which support the President and Congress signified by the blue bar. In the Eagles beak is a scroll with the motto, E Pluribus Unum meaning "Out of Many One". Above the eagles head is a cloud surrounding an azure field bearing a constellation of thirteen stars.
Every country in the world has three symbols which truly define a nation, its people, and its heritage. These include the national flag, the national anthem, and their national Coat-of-Arms.
Made of 100% New Zealand Wool yarn, this stately Great Seal rug is handmade and hand-tufted. It is elegant enough for a corporate office, lobby, or any room in your home with dignified decor. Imported. Buy directly from the manufacturer-White House Holidays.