Ait Bou Ichaouen Carpet

5'8" x 14'6" (173cm x 442cm)
Morocco, Eastern High Atlas: Late 20th Century
Knotted pile: wool
A wonderful Berber tribal carpet from one of the remotest, most isolated regions of Morocco - the Ait Bou Ichaouen inhabit the far eastern reaches of the High Atlas Mountains, where they meet the Sahara. The design is a joyous celebration of color and form - no complicated explanations of mysterious tribal imagery required.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean

Wide & Long, Shag