Various landscapes in Morocco

Zellij: Moroccan tiles

Zellige:also Zellidj, Zillij, Zellij: Moroccan tiles; The art of Zellige flourished at the Hispano-Moresque period. It consists of geometrical mosaics made ceramic used mainly as an ornament for walls, ceilings, fountains, floors, pools, tables, etc.Blue, red, green and yellow colours were introduced in the 17th century.