Berber Tribes of Morocco

Consigned, Vintage Berber Moroccan Rug,5'1 X 8'

20278 Vintage Berber Moroccan rug. The rich waves of red abrash provide a beautiful backdrop for the vibrant color symbolic motifs featured on this vintage Berber Moroccan rug. With its distinctive tribal design and primitive charm, this Moroccan rug is rich in Ancient Berber culture, as the design displays a host of reproductive symbolism frequently found in Berber rugs. The central lozenge represents fertility in the midst of floating diamonds symbolizing a spiritn Berber rugs. The central lozenge represents fertility in the midst of floating diamonds symbolizing a spiritual trance or other worldly experience. Duality, a theme of women Berber weavers, is pictured with female diamonds flanked by harvest symbols and a zigzag line. The zigzag line also known as a snake represents the male's presence in this piece. Hand-knotted wool. Berber Tribes of Morocco. Made in Morocco. Measures: 05'01 x 08'00.Creator- Berber Tribes of Morocco (Weaver)IN THE STYLE OF- TribalPLACE OF ORIGIN- MoroccoDATE OF MANUFACTURE- 2000-2009PERIOD- 21st CenturyMATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES- Hand-Knotted WoolCONDITION- GoodCONDITION DETAILS- AbrashWEAR- Wear consistent with age and use. read more