Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore Kashkuli Gabbeh, Gabbeh Area and more!

Africa | Floor rug from the Moroccan Arab/Berber, Oulad Bou Sbaa tribe living on the Marrakesh Plains | ca. mid 20th century | Wool and goat hair; knotted pile, weft-faced. | The Oulad Bou Sbaa tribal weavers were significantly influenced by commercially successful urban carpet production. Weavers frequently incorporated Rabat carpet motifs, which originated in Turkish rugs imported during the period of Ottoman political influence.