Beni Ourain Rug No.1078 160cm x 100cm
100% high quality wool Berber Rugs, Beni ourain Rugs are handmade by women in their homes in the Atlas Mountain region of Morocco.
The rugs are made from wool from the sheep that wander the Atlas region.
They feature simplistic geometric shapes and patterns with sometimes dashes of vibrant colors.
Each rug is hand knotted from organic natural wool, Beautiful, sumptuous, soft woven from the weavers imagination, The symbols that are found most often on the rugs are motherhood, childbirth and marriage, symbols for good fortune and prosperity are also common.
Traditional rugs have no backing with the reverse side displaying the intricate knotting and weaving of the Artisan.
Beni ourain rugs have become a popular alternative to the minimalist, they are increasingly hard to find and are among the most highly sought after Berber tribal rugs making it a highly collectible piece
No rug is like another, they are not woven for commercial purposes and do not follow any given pattern.
Please note this is an old item and may have slight markings which show a full and well-loved life. We think these marks of history only add to their charm and desirability.
167 x 108 CM