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Woman's Henna Dyed Shawl, "Adrar"
Antique Ida ou Nadif people (Berber Tribe) woman's henna dyed shawl, "Adrar". Natural white wool with minimalist painted henna squares and narrow stripes at the top and bottom borders with an additional 3 rows of brite white cotton compound weft woven double lines, tassles tie-dyed with henna at the four corners; perhaps matrimonial/ceremonial usage; from the Anti Atlas Mountains, Morocco, Heirloom, circa 1900.
95 x 96 cm
, 1900