Gabbeh - Rug - 291 cm - 212 cm

Description
Gabbeh - Rug - 291 cm - 212 cm
Wool on wool - Iran - Late 20th century

-- "100% Woollen rug in wonderful, virtually unused condition"
- Approx. 60,000 knots per m²
- With certificate

This is a hand-knotted Gabbeh rug, made of durable, natural materials. The way it is knotted and the diversity in patterns make this rug unique and emphasise its authentic and traditional character.
Gabbeh rugs are made by nomads in the south-west of Iran. Characteristic are the large planes with often a few primitive patterns (often animals).
A Gabbeh is a thick rug made of wool on a cotton warp (bobbin thread), often with lots of abrash (natural colour variations).
The Gabbeh rug is an excellent rug for daily use, with a high durability.

This is a virtually unused rug that can be used as is.

Main colour: orange.
Accent colours: Yellow, green and blue.
Details: full and thick rug; rich abrash (natural colour variations); lots of nap; beautiful luster.
Signs of wear: -

Please have a look at the photos to make your own assessment.

This rug was imported from Iran into the EU before 2000.
This lot will be shipped registered, with Track & Trace.

P436

Lot details
Nr of items
1
Model
Gabbeh
Object
Rug
Length
291 cm
Width
212 cm
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Iran
Manufacturing period
Late 20th century
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
No
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