Berber Tribes of Morocco

Consigned, Vintage Berber Red Moroccan Rug, 5'8"x8'

20112 Vintage Berber Red Moroccan Rug by the Berber Tribes of Morocco. Saturated in an extraordinary palette of red hues, this vintage Berber red Moroccan rug showcases true simplistic style with a punch of color. In Berber culture, the color red symbolizes strength and protection, blue symbolizes wisdom, yellow represents eternity and green stands for peace. While the patterns may seem whimsical and random they are very significant to the rug weaver's life. The symbols are usually references to events and aspects of their daily life such as beliefs, birth, fertility, nature, femininity, life and spirituality. Some believed that the rugs could even ward off evil spirits so naturally, they incorporated designs such as diamonds and lucky charms to ward off the evil spirits and bring luck, prosperity and protection. With the ravishing red color and wool pile of this vintage Berber Moroccan rug, you can have your own red carpet moment anytime. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Morocco. Berber Tribes of Morocco. Measures: 05'08 x 08'00. Creator: Berber Tribes of Morocco (Weaver) In the Style Of; Mid-Century Modern Place of Origin: Morocco Date of Manufacture: 1950-1959 Period: Mid-20th Century Materials and Techniques: Hand-KnottedWool Condition: Good. Abrash.