Beautiful Modern Persian Gabbeh Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Persian Rug, Circa Date: Late 20th Century / Modern Rug – Here is an intriguing and thought-provoking modern rug – a Gabbeh rug that was woven in Persia (present day Iran) during the latter years of the twentieth century. Since its inception as a specific style, the Gabbeh style has been one of the most abstract and unique of all antique Persian rug styles. This modern Persian Gabbeh rug depicts a marvelous series of marbled and mottled brindle stripes that create a well-balanced allover pattern. The beautifully layered field incorporates a wondrous array of earth tones ranging from pale ocher yellow and warm terracotta red to clay blue and cool mineralogical browns that are sophisticated and possess pleasant color variations. Striated stripes with variegated accents create a subtle abrashed texture emphasizing the complex patterns captured within this handsome Gabbeh rug created in Persia. This marvelous rug possesses a timeless facade that is inherently modern yet has an ageless beauty inspired by the tribal roots of this important carpet type. This modern Persian Gabbeh rug is an excellent and compelling piece.