BERBER TRIBES OF MOROCCO

Consigned, Vintage Berber Moroccan Boucherouite Rug, 4'02 x 6'03

Vintage Berber Moroccan Boucherouite rug. Vivacious shades of the colors woven into this piece work together to create a truly vibrant and life-giving feel. The variegated zigzag color pattern conjures the tribal feeling of Moroccan spirit in this Vintage Berber Moroccan Boucherouite rug. The different colored lines create mismatched triangle and diamond shapes, which carry great symbolism from Ancient Berber Culture. The diamond is known to represent femininity andpes, which carry great symbolism from Ancient Berber Culture. The diamond is known to represent femininity and womanhood, as well as predicting a pregnancy. Triangles are known to represent the past, present, and future or spirit, mind and body. The orientation of triangles are important too. A triangle that points upward represents a strong foundation or stability, as it is rooted to the ground through a solid base. Triangles that point-up also symbolize male energy, and fire and air are masculine elements. The downward pointing triangle represents female energy, and water and earth are feminine elements. Light fringe hangs from one side of the piece, tying the rug together beautifully. Uniquely woven with recycled materials, such as leftover cotton and wool, giving the rugs a colorful boho chic style. Boucherouite rugs are known as Moroccan rag rugs. Hand-knotted wool and cotton. Made in Morocco. Berber tribes of Morocco. Measures: 04'02 x 06'03.CREATOR: Berber Tribes of Morocco (Weaver)PRODUCTION TIME: Available NowIN THE STYLE OF: TribalPLACE OF ORIGIN: MoroccoDATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1980-1989PERIOD: Late 20th CenturyMATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Knotted Wool, Hand-Knotted CottonCONDITION: GoodWEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. read more