These Taureg woven matt rugs are so rare and amazing, they're like finding buried treasure. Made in Northwest Africa in the very early 1900's they bring and instant and authentic Moroccan/Out of Africa look to a space. And their geometric designs keep a space feeling reigned in and modern a the same time.
Taureg woven jute rug, 20th c., Mauritania, Northwest Africa, reed bound by red and black dyed grass, leather fringe, black geometric patterns on a red and tan striped ground
Condition: Good, small hole in center rug, scattered small breaks in reed but generally well preserved, areas of light fading, bound edges, minor fringe loss
Dimensions: 131" x 96" (approx.) 8' x 11'