Moroccan rugs

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Traditionally, Moroccan rugs have been woven for their domestic purposes rather than for decorative purposes. Moroccan rugs may be thick with a heavy pile, making them useful for the snow-capped Atlas mountains.

Moroccan rug
Moroccan rug, Atlas, ca. 1920. 200×416 cm.
Tazenakht mid 20the century
Tazenakht mid 20the century
Tazenakht mid 20the century
Tazenakht mid 20the century
Tazenakht 1.half 20th century
Tazenakht 1.half 20th century
Old pile rug from the region around Boujad - Sraghna, Moroccan central plains, mid 20th century, 230 x 165 cm. Exhibitor Gebhart Blazek at the Hali London, Hali Fair 2019
Fine old pile rug from the region around Boujad – Sraghna, Moroccan central plains, mid 20th century, 230 x 165 cm. Exhibitor Gebhart Blazek
Vintage Moroccan Wool Pile Rug: 6’2” x 7’5”. Estimate $125 – $250
Vintage Moroccan Wool Pile Rug: 6’2” x 7’5”. Estimate $125 – $250
Moroccan rug mid 20th century
Lot 96 Moroccan rug mid20ct.
Lot 51. Moroccan carpet mid 20th century 4 ft x 9 ft 6 in
Lot 51. Moroccan carpet mid 20th century 4 ft x 9 ft 6 in
Ait Ouaouzguite Berber rug. North Africa, Morocco, first half 20th century. Rippon Boswell
Ait Ouaouzguite Berber rug. North Africa, Morocco, first half 20th century. Rippon Boswell
Lot 324, a Berber rug, 230 x 143 cm
Lot 324, a Berber rug, 230 x 143 cm
Lot 1678, a Rabat carpet, Middle Atlas, Morocco, mid-20th century, 9ft. 11in. x 6ft. 1in. 3.02m. x 1.86m. Estimate: £300-400
Lot 1678, a Rabat carpet, Middle Atlas, Morocco, mid-20th century, 9ft. 11in. x 6ft. 1in. 3.02m. x 1.86m. Estimate: £300-400
Lot 1617. A Rabat carpet, Middle Atlas, Morocco, early 20th century, 12ft. 7in. x 10ft. 5in. 3.84m. x 3.17m. Estimate £2,000-3,000
Lot 1617. A Rabat carpet, Middle Atlas, Morocco, early 20th century, 12ft. 7in. x 10ft. 5in. 3.84m. x 3.17m. Estimate £2,000-3,000

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