Vintage Moroccan Beni Sadden Carpet BS06

A wonderful Beni Sadden example with a combination of individual male and female primitive motifs. Multiple interesting shifts in the pattern occur across the composition, lending a spontaneous spirit to the piece. Knotted in black, dark brown, faded salmon/pink and orange on an ivory ground. 100% wool.

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Beni Sadden

The Beni Sadden resides to the west of the Beni Ouarain confederacy. The carpets of this tribe can be influenced by their Middle Atlas Berber Berber neighbors to the east and sometimes the Beni M'Guild in the south.

tribe.Beni Sadden
region.Middle Atlas Mountains, Morocco
circa.1940's-1950's
dimensions.9'7" x 6'7" / 2.92m x 2m
pile height.Low
fringe length.2"
condition.Very Good
rug no.BS06