Berber Tribes of Morocco

Consigned, Vintage Berber Moroccan Rug, 4'10x6'

This vintage Berber Moroccan rug displays a tree of life design on a black and blue field surrounded by a wide red border. Rendered in variegated shades of red, black, blue, yellow, pink, aqua, green, orange and golden yellow. The Moroccan carpets and rugs are part of North Africa's renowned indigenous Berber Tribe weaving. The symbols displayed in these Moroccan rugs are usually references to events and aspects of the tribe's daily life such as beliefs, birth, fertoccan rugs are usually references to events and aspects of the tribe's daily life such as beliefs, birth, fertility, nature, femininity, life and spirituality. Some believed that the rugs could even ward off evil spirits so naturally, they incorporated designs such as diamonds and lucky charms to ward off the evil spirits and bring luck, prosperity and protection. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Morocco. Berber Tribes of Morocco. Measures- 04'10 x 06'00. Creator- Berber Tribes of Morocco (Weaver) In the Style Of- Tribal Place of origin- Morocco Date of manufacture- 1950-1959 Period- Mid-20th Century Materials and techniques- Hand-Knotted Wool Condition- Excellent. Abrash. Wear consistent with age and use. read more