Mina

Region: Middle Atlas mountains, Morocco
Circa: Second half of the 20th century
Conditon: Excellent
Size: 6.5′ x 9.1′ / 198 cm x 278 cm
Stock Ref: #mina2053

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Typically woven of natural ivory wool with a geometric black or brown pattern, the Beni Ouarain style is characteristic of the nomadic Berber tribe. Often selected for bedding in this cold region, the Beni Ouarain is a versatile product, suitable to be displayed underfoot, as a wall adornment, or as a heavy blanket. Known for its thick pile construction and double-knotted weaving technique, this style is among the most durable as well. Symbolism is significant in this weaving technique.

Circa

6.5′ x 9.1′ / 198 cm x 278 cm

Condition

Excellent

Region

Middle Atlas Mountains, Morocco

Size

198 cm x 278 cm, 6.5′ x 9.1′

Stock Ref.

#mina2053