Ait Youssi Berber Rug

(DK-96-11)
5'11" x 8'8" (178cm x 260cm)
Morocco, Middle Atlas Mountains: Mid-20th Century
Knotted pile: wool
$6,750 (Available)
Categories
Medium, Shag
Description
A great old Moroccan Berber rug from the Central Atlas Mountains, possibly by the Ait Youssi tribe. The tightly spaced design was executed with extraordinary skill, with each diamond featuring surprising details, the weaver was definitely having a lot of fun. Whether you view the rug from a distance or up close, the overall effect is fantastic.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean