Small Vintage Moroccan Berber Rug, Origin: Morocco, Circa: Mid 20th Century – This charming vintage Moroccan rug depicts a lively pattern of abstract checkers that are full of quirky details. The playful composition features an unpredictable assortment of perpetually changing motifs. Colorful checkers, neutral color blocks and poly chromatic dashes create a homogeneous repeating pattern that is inventive, daring and defies traditional rules. Bold bursts of clear primary colors enliven the luxurious visage and add layers of stylistic richness to the minimalist composition. This endearing vintage rug features the sumptuous pile, the abstract designs, the tribal influences and the minimalist features that made these carpets so popular during the mid-20th century and have helped them become such essential pieces today.
Mid century Moroccan Berber carpets became an important part of interior design in America and throughout Europe. They played an important role in modern Danish, Mission, and Eames era designs. Their primitive feel made them highly collectible rugs in their day, and they are even more collectible in modern times. Each of the rugs from Morocco uses symbols and color to tell the story of the life of the person who wove it. Although the symbols and meanings behind them may have been lost through the decades, the beauty and importance of the rug is a historical piece have only increased its appeal as a part of modern interior design.
This tribal folk art small size vintage Moroccan rug will add cheerfulness and a sense of joy to any space that it adorns. For those who are buying rugs for the home and are looking for something different, unique and tribal, this vintage Berber rug would make a phenomenal option. Area rugs like this are an excellent addition to any contemporary design from minimalist to modern Scandinavian. One thing is for certain, it will be a conversation piece in any home or office space.