The Jack Daulton Collection
Antique & Ethnographic Art

Algerian Berber Rug

c. 1920


Algerian Berber Rug

Wool with camel-hair border

101 x 59 inches (detail only shown)

Nemamcha (Nemencha) Berber people

Batna region, Algeria (northeast Algeria)

age uncertain; probably c. 1920


-- collected in Algeria by Jack Daulton

-- anecdotally, ex. coll. Hotel St. George (now operating as Hotel El Djazaïr), Algiers; said to have been deaccessioned after independence (1962)


condition: excellent