Tag - Berber – Amazigh

Berber Headgear – AGOUNOUNE – Ait Hadidou – High Atlas, MoroccoBerber Headgear – AGOUNOUNE – Ait Hadidou – High Atlas, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Wool. Approximately cm. 116,0 x 106,0 (45.66” x 41.73”). Tie and Die. Perfect condition, outstanding piece. Beautiful women's headgear from the Ait Hadidou tribe. You can see a similar piece on page 138 of “African Textiles: Colour and Creativity Across a Continent”, by John Gillow.

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....