Beautiful Ivory Background Vintage Tribal Moroccan Runner Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Morocco, Circa Date: Mid 20th Century – The gorgeous primitive tribal rugs of the Berber tribes of Moroccan have fascinated designers since the middle part of the 20th century, and we continue to love them today. They have a primitive feel, fascinating design, and are known for their soft shag pile. This runner rug is perfect for a hallway, to connect two spaces, or to create a vignette along a wall. This rug from morocco was created in the mid-20th century and has a fascinating design.
The Berber designs in vintage Moroccan rugs reflect a weaving tradition that is so old no one even knows where it began. Many of the designs found in Moroccan Berber vintage rugs are similar to those found in Neolithic cave paintings. The designs evolved as a type of language for those that know how to interpret it. They were often woven by the women in the tribe and represent the cultural stories and heritage of the people. In this vintage rug, you will see that that design changes as you move along the length of the vintage rug from Morocco. This give is an organic, expressive quality. In many cases, when the design changes, it represents a change in the story that the rug has to tell.
This piece is a unique piece of cultural history and it is also a gorgeous piece for your home. This vintage Moroccan shag rug has a primitive feel and uses earthy colors. it would the perfect addition to a Boho chic space or for a Mid-Century Modern or retro-inspired space. You could enhance its organic nature with basketry and lots of greenery. It would also add soft texture and contrast to a minimalist, modern design. This Moroccan Berber runner rug is a piece that sparks the imagination and will allow you to create a space that is an artistic expression of your unique style.