- Vintage from the 1980s
- Materials: Wool
- Width: 6.1 feet
- Length: 9.10 feet
ABOUT MOROCCAN RUGS:
Moroccan rugs date back centuries. They were once used for protection against cold weather, but now they are mainly used as a part of house luxury. The art of rug weaving is passed down from generation to generation, carrying on a thousand-year-old tradition. Rugs from different regions of Morocco vary in style as artisans include local folklore, symbolism and weaving techniques into their rug designs.
Moroccan rural carpets are handmade and usually homemade by women. they are still an active industry in some rural areas of the country. Many Berber families earn their primary income from building-up carpets manually and selling them in local markets, merchants and tourists. The traditional carpets differ from the modern ones.
ABOUT THIS RUG
Boujaad rugs are sourced from the Haouz region in the Middle Atlas Mountains and date from the 1980’s. Made with soft wool and natural dyes, the warm pink, magenta,light violet palettes and orange, green hues are a defining feature of these tribal rugs that were hand-woven by woman of the community. Irregular patterning and designs are imbued with traditional Berber motifs that symbolise themes like fertility, spirituality and rural family life..
- 100% wool
- Origin: Morocco
- Dimensions: 300 x 187 cm, 9'10" x 6'1"
PLEASE NOTE: Because this is a handmade item, there may be slight imperfections in weaving, pattern, or shape. Please note all vintage items have endured a previous life and so may have slight wear and repairs. Some holes or wear spots have not been repaired to preserve the character and integrity of the piece.
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