Berber Tribes of Morocco

Consigned, Vintage Berber Moroccan Hallway Runner, 4'8x11'4

20060 Vintage Berber Moroccan Runner with Bohemian Tribal Style, Shag Hallway Runner. This hand-knotted wool vintage Berber Moroccan hallway runner features three columns of colorful diamonds flanked by a zigzag chevron snake lines. The tribal symbols of diamonds and lozenges symbolize womanhood and fertility. The zigzag chevron lines along the vertical sides traditionally represent snakes, which are seen as a male motif. In Moroccan rugs, male motifs often appear os traditionally represent snakes, which are seen as a male motif. In Moroccan rugs, male motifs often appear on the outer portions of the composition, framing and enclosing the female motifs. This presentation can be seen as symbolizing fertility, as well as protection and the sanctuary of the family. This depth of meaning presented in a bold, energetic form is what make Moroccan rugs such as this one such wonderful additions to contemporary interiors. Well-suited for a wide range of interior styles: Nomadic, boho chic, Bauhaus, Hygge, Organic Modern, Danish Modern, Modern, Mid-Century Modern, Swedish Modern, Contemporary, Industrial, Rustic, Lodge, Contemporary Scandinavian, Ethnic, Primitive, African, Tribal and Bohemian. Perfect for adding organic tactile sensations to a living room, family room, game room, play room, bedroom, study, studio, office, sitting room, children's area, nursery, man cave, theater room, bathroom, stair landing, hallway, entry, foyer and entryway. Rendered in variegated shades of red, yellow, blue, brown, pink and black. The width is 4'4 on the narrow side and 4'8 on the wider side. The length is 11'4. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Morocco. Berber Tribes of Morocco. Measures: 04'04 x 11'04. Mid 20th Century. Date: 1960 to 1969. Good Condition. Minor wear consistent with age and history. read more