Mid C20th Persian Shiraz or Louri ‘ Gabbah’
A small mid 20th Century Persian Shiraz or Louri ‘Gabbah’ handwoven from wool in a wonderful palette of blues and oranges on cream ground, the field having a multiplicity of peculiar latched pentagon motifs interspersed with small floral palmettes, bordered with a latched hook design within two minor borders, the narrow single blue inner border with elongated diamond patterns the outer border a lovely bright orange. In good clean condition, one end slightly more worn, circa 1940
DimensionsLength: 1960mm / 77 ¼"
Width: 1350mm /53 ¼"