SOLD - Moroccan Rug - Beni Ourain Tribal Rug - Shag Pile - Natural Wool - 208 X 280cm
Moroccan Beni Ourain carpets are woven from undyed natural wool and traditionally decorated with brown/grey/black geometric designs. Made by nomadic tribes people, these rugs are elegantly simple in design, representing the sparse surrounds of the Moroccan landscape. The long shaggy pile of natural undyed wool, feels incredible under bare foot.
Beni Ourain rugs are woven from the natural ivory sheep wool that covers the sheep's body, the pattern is woven from the wool on the sheep's head, it looks black, but it is not, it is either dark brown, light brown, dark gray, or light gray. Sheep with jet black wool on their heads are rare.
Subtle, calming influence but with plenty of character.
This rug will easily suit any surrounding and the most discerning of tastes
208cm X 280cm
Handknotted, where every knot is painstakingly tied to ensure the longevity of the rug.
Natural wool pile, undyed.
Wool warp and weft, which is only found in tribal rugs.