Gabbeh - Rug - 293 cm - 198 cm

Description
Gabbeh - Rug - 293 cm - 198 cm
Wool on cotton - Afghanistan - Second half 20th century

Magnificent vintage rare tribal Gabbeh rug from Afghanistan!

Afghan Gabbeh rugs are woven with a slightly higher knot density then their Iranian counterparts and with a unique tribal style by very skilled artisan weavers. These rugs are less coarse, knotted using locally hand-spun wool and portray an amazing display of art, skill and tradition that simply captivates all attention.

Rug is overall in very good condition. Amazing vivid colors, pile shows minor distress but is still very beautiful, fringes are intact. Minimal traces of usage and aging.Would make a captivating addition to any interior.

Certificate: Not available
Age: +/- 1980's
Knot density: ~205.000 p/m2
Materials: Vegetable dyes, fine wool
Condition: Professionally cleaned, ready to use.

Ships insured with quality couriers, internationally.

Lot details
Nr of items
1
Model
Gabbeh
Object
Rug
Length
293 cm
Width
198 cm
Material
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Afghanistan
Manufacturing period
Second half 20th century
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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