Abstract Shagggy Beni Ouarain Berber Rug

This Abstract Beni Ourain Rug displays the simplest of motifs, and a wonderful example of tribal weaving. 

Moroccan Rug weaving began with the Berbers, who were the indigenous people of North Africa and inhabited Morocco before it was invaded by Arabs in the seventh century. These rugs are usually in bold colors and animated patterns, and the designs are almost always geometric or tribal. The colors and patterns are distinct according to the tribe that wove it. In the twentieth-century, the Moroccan Rugs are widely collected in the West because of its unique tribal patters.

The wool of these rugs is plush and soft to the touch, the stripes woven in black wool and in contrast to the ivory wool ground.

In very good condition. Soft underfoot and medium pile. 


62"L x 40"W

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Category: Morocco

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