Eastern checkerboard - Eastern High Atlas rug


 This rug is a somewhat wild rug from the Eastern High Atlas mountains with a distinctly wabi sabi feel to it.  Lovely soft undyed wool with a high pile.  This rug comes from a little explored region in the Eastern High Atlas mountains and is somewhat atypical for this are, where designs are often of a loose abstract diamond design nature.

size: 11'6 x 6'

Confederation: Unknown (?)

Tribe: Ait Ayache (?)

Pile: high

Knots: symmetric

age: 1980's

condition:  Very good *has small areas of age-related pile wear.