Persian Gabbeh rugs are coarsely woven tribal rugs, often with simple geometric patterns and figures. Gabbehs are woven by Luri, Qashqai and Bakhtiari tribes. Find examples of tribal Gabbeh rugs in this educational photo-gallery.
Gabbeh ‘Lion’ Rug. South Persia, Early 20th century £3500. Exhibitor Carpet Restoration Studio Antique Qashqai Gabbeh rug ca 1900, south Persia. Exhibitor Andy Lloyd Bakhtiari gabbeh Lot 14. Gabbeh 215 x 130 cm, Persia, ca. 1930. Estimate: € 1400 – 2000 Bakhtiari Gabbeh Lot 2020. A Gabbeh rug Southwest Persia size approximately 4ft. 4in. x 6ft. 8in. Estimate: US$ 2,500 – 3,500 Gabbeh, Approximately 7ft. 7in. x 5ft. 1in. (231x154cm), Persia circa 1920. Estimate: € 3,000 – 4,000 Lot 2080. A Qashqa’i gabbeh, Fars province, south west Persia, late 19th century, 7ft. 11in. x 4ft. 7in. 2.41m. x 1.40m. Estimate £1,300-1,500 Lot 3576, a Qasgqai Gabbeh 125×210 cm. Estimate 280 EUR Antique Gabbeh rug exhibited by Gerbi
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The Oriental Rug Lexicon
by Peter F. Stone.
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