Chefchaouen (13×19)

$670.00

Chefchaouen is a small village in northern Morocco know for its blue painted buildings. The blue buildings began as a tradition as Jews came to the area and painted their homes and businesses blue. The purplish-blue was a color considered important in Judaism as a symbol of heaven and water. The original color, used to dye ceremonial robes and prayer tassels, was derived from the secretion of a sea snail. The Jewish population has since left Chefchaouen as they were required to practice Islam or leave.

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Weight 6 lbs
Dimensions 6 x 25 x 19 in
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18x

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