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Fabrication:Noué main / Type:Zarbia / Composition:Pure laine / Dimensions:206cm x 106cm / / Origine:Kairouan (Tunisie)

Manufacturing: Handwoven

Type: Zarbia

Composition: Pure wool ,

Dimensions: 206 x 106 cm

Approximate thickness: 10 mm

Weight: 7 Kg

Origin: Kairouan (Tunisie)

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Carpet Zarbia "Alloucha"

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The Zarbia "Alloucha" a carpet knotted rustic items, high quality wool warranty, and it enjoys the authentic certificate of authenticity from the National Tunisian handicrafts Office with stamping 1st choice.
Creativity and artistic talent of artisans Kairouan améliorèrent this basic schematic of Alloucha by an infinite variety of patterns and colors creating a chef - d'oeuvre of harmony
and elegance.


The meeting Carrefour of civilizations and land, Tunisia has always been renowned for its weavings. In the Vth century BC Greek poets AV already rented rugs and tapestries of Carthage. In the first century of Islam Aghlabid emirate of Kairouan paid tribute to the suzerainty of the Caliph of Baghdad partly in carpets and tapestries. Later travelers have reported the use of several varieties of weaving in the palace, dwellings, and among tribes, such as floor mats, saddle pads, rugs Hammam, the sofa carpet, etc.Steeped in tradition, but also open to external contributions, this know-how developed in the XIX century during a typical Tunisian weaving inspired by oriental carpets and impregnated customs and regional, traditional and ethnic, while meeting the daily needs and sometimes combining several functions.


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