Berber Textile

Berber Pillow – Zemmour Tribe – Middle Atlas, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 36,0 x 56,0 (14.17” x 22.04”). This fabric has been professionally washed; excellent conditions. The Imazighen (singular Amazigh) also known as the Berbers are among the original peoples of North Africa. Their myths, legends and history span 9,000 years, back to the Proto-Mediterraneans. They have achieved...

Berber Headgear – ADRAR – Ida Ou Nadif – Anti Atlas, Morocco

1970'. Wool. Without fringes cm. 84,0 high x cm. 77,0 width (33.07” x 30.31”). Henna dye. Perfect conditions.   Beautiful women's foulard from the Ida Ou Nadif tribe.   For more information and similar examples: "Die Farbe Henna - Belmalte Textilien aus Sud-Marokko" Arnoldsche Edition. "African Textiles: Colour and Creativity Across a Continent", by...

Fine Berber Pillow – Zemmour Tribe – Middle Atlas, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 48,0 x 42,0 (18.89” x 16.53”). This fabric has been professionally washed; excellent conditions. Outstanding piece. The Imazighen (singular Amazigh) also known as the Berbers are among the original peoples of North Africa. Their myths, legends and history span 9,000 years, back to the Proto-Mediterraneans....

Berber Sash – HIZAM – Ait Ouaouzguite, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 316,0 x 12,0 (124.40” x 4.72”). Beautiful sash from Ait Ouaouzguite region. Perfect condition. You can see a similar piece on page 112 of "African Textiles: Colour and Creativity Across a Continent", by John Gillow. The Imazighen (singular Amazigh) also known as the Berbers are among...