Ait Bou Ichaouen Moroccan Berber Carpet

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A fascinating Moroccan Berber carpet, attributed to the Ait Bou Ichaouen tribes. Working within the traditions of her tribe, the weaver nonetheless created her unique interpretation of age-old themes that defies simplistic explanations.

At the eastern end of the High Atlas range, on the edge of the Sahara, the Ait Bou Ichaouen territory was hard to reach until the last decade of the 20th century. Their weavings are one of the last truly great discoveries of authentic tribal art.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Tribal
  • Place of Origin
    Morocco
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-20th Century
    Dimensions
    5 ft. 10 in. W x 12 ft. 8 in. L
    178 cm W x 386 cm L
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU85621666062
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