Boucherouite Rugs. These woven rugs are a fairly recent new folk art form that arose out of a wool shortage in the 60's. Without wool, the weavers reached for whatever was at hand: clothing scraps, tailors remnants and more and more.
This vintage boucherouite rug is handwoven made with yarn and fabric strips. Colors: dark raisin, mixed navy’s, mixed greys, purple, pink, red-orange, green, tan. Mixed fibers. Tied fringe on one end. Fair vintage condition.Use in a low traffic area of the house or beautiful hung on the wall.
Size: 55" x 66" approx.
Country of origin: Morocco