- Authentic Antique Berber Rug
- Hand-Loomed in Algeria
- 100% Natural Sheep's Wool
- Size : 12.13 ft / 5.57 ft ( 370 cm / 170 cm)
- Proceeds benefit indigenous Algerian artisans
The quality is exceptional -- a super tight weave with expertly executed design.
Hand-loomed using a vertical loom, this noble art has been passed down from Berber ancestors. Based in the heart of Algeria; Deep South, in a city called Ghardaia, also known as the "Pearl of Oasis". The indigenous people are Berber, aka “M’ZAB”. In 1982, the city of Ghardaia was inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List as a cultural property.
Details & Dimensions
Size : 12,13 ft / 5,57 ft ( 370 cm / 170 cm)
Private Collection, Algeria
All sales on Silver Sahara abide by fair trade principles, and benefit the native artisans to help ensure continuation of traditional craft techniques.
Handmade; please allow for minor imperfections and design variations. Please inquire with any questions or for more pictures.