Berber Textile

Berber Saddlebag – Zemmour – Middle Atlas, MoroccoBerber Saddlebag – Zemmour – Middle Atlas, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool, fine embroidery. Excellent condition. Without fringes, approx. cm. 96,0 high (37.79")  x cm. 28,0 width (11.02”) .   Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River....

Berber Headgear – AGOUNOUNE – AIt Hadiddou – High Atlas, MoroccoBerber Headgear – AGOUNOUNE – AIt Hadiddou – High Atlas, Morocco

  Mid 20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 109,0 x 101,0 (3.84” x 3.56”). Tie and Die. Excellent condition, apart a small hole. Beautiful women's headgear from the AIt Hadiddou tribe.  You can see a similar piece on page 138 of “African Textiles: Colour and Creativity Across a Continent”, by John Gillow. Sold

Old Berber Headgear – ADRAR – Ait Abdallah – Anti Atlas, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 121,0 x 86,0 (47.63” x 33.85”). Henna dye. Small damages due to age and use. Women's headgear from the Ait Abdallah tribe. Beautiful and rich symbolism. For more information and similar examples: • "Die Farbe Henna - Belmalte Textilien aus Sud-Marokko" Arnoldsche Edition. • "African Textiles: Colour...

Berber Women’s Coat – TABENDIRT – Ait Hadiddou, High Atlas, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 115,0 x 197,0 (45.2” x 77.5”). Excellent condition. Beautiful women's coat from the Ait Hadiddou tribe. For more information and similar examples, "African Textiles: Colour and Creativity Across a Continent", by John Gillow and ""Tapis Berbères du Maroc - La symbolique origines et...

Berber Babouches – Morocco

Leather, wool, silk. Excellent condition. Approx. cm. 25,3 long (9.96") x cm. 10,5 width (4.13”). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River. The name Berber appeared for...

Berber Women’s Coat – ZEMMOUR – Middle Atlas, MoroccoBerber Women’s Coat – ZEMMOUR – Middle Atlas, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool, cotton. Approximately cm. 106,0 x 184,0 (41.7” x 72.4”). For more information and similar examples, "African Textiles: Colour and Creativity Across a Continent", by John Gillow and ""Tapis Berbères du Maroc - La symbolique origines et signification", by Bruno Barbatti, ACR Edition. Berbers are the indigenous ethnic...

Berber headgear – ADGHAR – Ida Ou Zeddoute – MoroccoBerber headgear – ADGHAR – Ida Ou Zeddoute – Morocco

Wool. Approximately, cm. 125,0 long (excluding fringe) x cm. 120,0 width (49.2” x 47.2”). You can see a similar piece on page 118 of "African Textiles: Colour and Creativity Across a Continent", by John Gillow. Sold Wool. Approximately, cm. 125,0 long (excluding fringe) x cm. 120,0 width (49.2” x 47.2”). You can see...

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

20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 75,0 x 80,0 (29.5” x 31.4”). Henna dye. 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 John Gillow; • "Tapis Berbères du...