Old Bakhnoug or Mushtia Wedding Shawl - Textile Art Masterpiece
Spectacular geometric and abstract motifs. They form an alphabet through which declarations of belonging, of faith and messages of goodwill and hope are expressed.
These textiles are very important to the family and so rarely available commercially.
Size (asymmetric) : 197 x (101-111) cm or 6'6" x (3'4"-3'8")
Wool & cotton
LITERATURE EXAMPLE: Example may be seen in 'North African Textile' by Spring & Hudson on page 63
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user.Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections.Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.
*Note about Translations: All translations are by a robot and are only provided as a support service. As these might have inaccuracies, please also refer to the primary language of this website i.e. English.