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Owen is one of Europe's most committed and active carpet and textile art specialists. He is based in Abergavenny, Wales and offers a wide range of collectable material.

  • Super Kordi sofreh rug. Eastern Persia. 19th century. 148 x 77 cm. Camel hair ground with pile centre and flatweave borders.
    price:  POA

  • Beautiful silk embroidery. Chinese export work produced for the Indian or Persian market. 19th century. Note the blend of chinese and Indian/persian ... read more
    price:  POA

  • Early anatolian kilim fragment with beautiful colours. 18th century. 82 x 65cm
    price:  £350 plus post

  • Early 18th century Trensaflossa carriage seat cover. Skane. Southern Sweden. Initialled ct and dated 1702. One of the earliest dated Skane folk ... read more
    price:  Sold, thanks

  • Antique larger than average Tibetan checkerboard rug. Circa 1900. Good condition with just a very small spot of repair to the border. ... read more
    price:  POA

  • Antique Hotamis kilim. Central anatolia. Beautiful colours. Mid to early 19th century. Cleaned. Some restoration through the centre.
    price:  POA

  • Charming south caucasian long rug. Circa 1860. Minor repairs. Organic dyes.
    price:  P O R

  • Unusual antique karabagh rug. 19th century. This white ground Caucasian karabagh rug has a spaced out herati field design and a gol ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Central anatolian hotamis two piece kilim. Mid 19th century in good condition. Organic dyes throughout. Recently cleaned. Just a couple of small
    price:  P O R

  • Persian velvet wall hanging decorated with bold cypress trees. Yazd or kashan. 19th century. Relatively unrubbed and complete. 132 x 103cm.
    price:  P O R

  • Beautiful west Persian Maliyer rug. Late 19th century. Mother and child boteh design. Good condition. Even low pile, untouched with original ends ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Super large qashqai sumak bag. Complete with lappits and original back. Organic dyes throughout.
    price:  POA

  • Interesting and quite early north west persian rug. Early 19th century. Complete but in need of some work. Old reweaves to the ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • North west persian bag face. 19th century. All good colours and well drawn botehs. All wool foundation and a very soft handle. ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • a lovely kashmir shawl fragment with a mother and child boteh design. Early 19th century. Mounted on a wooden board. 45 x
    price:  P O R

  • Lovely antique tibetan seating square. 50 x 50cm. Wool foundation, organic dyes and perfect condition.
    price:  P O R

  • Super fine antique marasali caucasian prayer rug. 114 x 86cm. Needs a clean and some repairs to the ends.
    price:  P O R

  • Antique seichur rug. Leshgi design. 19th century. Some minor wear and edge losses. Organic dyes. Priced to sell. 182 x 103cm.
    price:  £385 [500$] plus post.

  • Handsom antique Baluch balisht with original flat weave back. Interesting and graphic design. Good condition. Ex Besim. Camel ground and good dyes. ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Shashavan sumak mafrash side panel. Crisp weave and rich colours. In good condition. Late 19th century century. 105 x 45 cm.
    price:  £395 [$500] plus post.

  • Unusual north west persian runner. Probably shashavan, possibly third quarter of the 19th century. Beautiful colours and lovely wool. Some wear and ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Complete antique sumak khorjin. 19th century. Probably shashavan tribes. Good unrestored condition with lovely old colours. 134 x 55cm.
    price:  P O R

  • Yomut group chuval. 19th c. Unusual border. Asymmetric open right. Good condition. Original back. 114 x 80cm.
    price:  sold

  • Unusual south west persian kilim, probably Luri or Qashqai. Graphic with a very unusual and decorative colour scheme. Needs a clean and one ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Charming Baktiari village rug. Early 20th century in good useable condition. 206 x 142cm.
    price:  P O R

  • Antique Qashqai rug. South west persia. Late 19th century. 188 x 114cm. Fresh to the market with even low pile and edge ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Antique Heriz rug. 198 x 102cm. Nice pile and pretty design. some edge repair.
    price:  POR

  • Lovely antique south west persian carpet. Shekralu design but probably khamseh. 19th century, About 11 x 7 feet. Some wear and a sewn ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Antique Bijar rug. 19th century.160 x 109cm. Sides over wrapped and Im assuming the borders are missing. But still a lovely thing.
    price:  P O R

  • Ersari mina khani design chuval. 19th century. Superb colours and wool. 180 x 87cm. Edge losses and one border repair to the
    price:  Sold, many thanks

  • Antique Baluch rug. Lovely shrub design. Poor condition. i doubt the organic content of the pink dye. But a lovely rug any ... read more
    price:  250£ plus post

  • Antique Yomut main carpet. Tauk naska main guls with dyrnak variant secondaries. Great boat border. 282 x 172cm. Possibly early 19th century. ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Fine antique Khamseh bagface. 19th century. 42 x 46cm. Soft wool and rich colours.
    price:  P O R

  • Super and probably quite early banded Qashqai kilim. Rich dyes and a soft handle. Poor condition which is reflected in the price. ... read more
    price:  sold

  • 18th century Azemmour silk embroidery. Good condition. 155 x 27cm.[excluding later fringe]
    price:  SOLD

  • Baluch tree design balisht. Nice wool but low pile.
    price:  $375 plus post

  • Moroccan carpet. 389x180cm. Possibly Ait Ouaouzguite high Atlas mountains. Early to mid 20th century. Some wear and a small hole to the ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Kurdish bag face with a memling gul design. Circa 1900. 49 x 54cm.
    price:  £200 [$290]

  • Shashavan piled bagface. nw Persia. Circa 1850. 59 x 55cm. The colours are a joy.
    price:  Sold

  • Complete Baluch or Aimac sumak saddle bags. Good colours and great condition. 19th.c. 110 x 53cm. Rare.
    price:  SOLD

  • Fine antique small khamseh tribal rug. 19th .c. 100 x 90cm. Interesting double headed animal design. Low pile , a few small ... read more
    price:  Sold, many thanks

  • Super Swedish [south west Scania] agedyna or carriage cushion cover. So called twizt-stich technique or cross stitch. Circa 1800 or early 19th ... read more
    price:  Sold, many thanks

  • Central Anatolian Stepped Prayer Rug Fragmnet

  • Rare and early north west persian kurdish carpet. Early 19th century with huge blossoms and medallions. Aprox 380 x 150 cm. Wear ... read more
    price:  Sold, many thanks

  • Cut down fragment of a beautiful sarab runner made into a rug. Lovely colour and weave. 19th century. Aprox. 160 x 100cm.
    price:  Sold, many thanks

  • Antique kurd Bijar kelliegh. 336 x 150cm. Lovely soft decorative colours and good age. Low pile in places and over bound edges.
    price:  Sold, many thanks

  • Small Tibetan runner. 199 x 46cm. All wool foundation. Probably early 20th century. a charming rug and a very useful size at ... read more
    price:  Sold, thanks.

  • Super floppy and glossy jaff kurd bag face. Missing on border but super dyes and the softest kurdish wool. 19th.c. Organic dyes. ... read more
    price:  Sold, thanks.