Gabeh is an interesting type of Persian carpet. It has extremely simple pattern and all have geometric pattern. Some newer Gabeh have more details such as birds, and human in the pattern.

Gabeh was getting very popular in 80’s in Europe and now since the lifting of embargo, you find them in the US Market also. The majority of Gabeh have simple plain format with one or two small animal on their pattern. Its word means “unclipped”. It distinct style of weaving is especially suitable for modern or contemporary settings. Majority of them were made by tribal people such as Qashqais around Shiraz.

 

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