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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.

  • Antique Ersari chuval. 19th century. Lovely wool and good drawing of the guls. Good unrestored condition and dyes. 156 x 97 cm.
    price:  POR

  • Complete Azeri khorjin set. Early 20th century.
    price:  POR

  • Antique anatolian Melas yastik. 19th century. 89 x 60cm. Good condition with organic dyes.
    price:  P O R

  • 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

  • Antique Bijar square or poshti. 19th century. Fine weave and good colours. Slight edge fraying. 72 x 67cm.
    price:  Very reasonable

  • 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 and very decorative Heriz/bakshaesh rug. Good condition. 165 x 140cm.
    price:  P O R

  • Small charming heriz/karaja rug. 123 x 103cm
    price:  P O R

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

  • East anatolian kurdish rug. 19th century. High pile and intense dyes. Inexpensive.
    price:  P O R

  • Ottoman silk yastik. Bursa or Scutarri. Circa 1800. Unusual colours. 85 x 51cm.
    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

  • Rare antique kurdish kilim. Probably jaff tribes. 19th century. See plate 17 in Burn's Kurd book for similar. Untouched with small holes. ... read more
    price:  Sold

  • Lovely antique camel field Bijar rug. 19th century. Some minor wear but no repair. Floppy handle. 250 x 122cm.
    price:  P O R

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

  • Charming small kirman mat. Late 19th century. 80 x 60cm. Slight edge losses.
    price:  P O R

  • 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

  • Antique Kurdish jaff rug fragment. 19th century. 147 x 96cm. Lovely old fragment.
    price:  150£ plus post

  • Unusual Baluch prayer rug. 19th century. 146 x 108 cm. Needs a clean and low pile down the centre.
    price:  £285 plus post.

  • Fine antique Saryk turkmen torba. 99 x 40cm. whites are cotton but no insect dye. Mid 19th century. Edge losses and a ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Piled north west persian bagface. Shashavan tribes. 58 x 52cm liberal use of camel hair. Spots of fuschine date it to corca ... read more
    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

  • Eagle gul torba. 19th .c. 110x46cm. Good pile, some mothing. Original back.
    price:  P O R

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

  • Antique Tekke ensi rug. Lovely quality. Circa 1870-80. Organic dyes. 132 x 114cm. One small repair to field and edge losses. Reasonably
    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

  • Tunisian shawl [Bakhnuq] 152 x 117cm [excluding the fringes] Good condition. Probably mid 20th century or there abouts.
    price:  P O R

  • Interesting antique persian tribal trapping. Possibly Khorrosan kurdish or maybe veramin? The size implies a use other than a bag. Original with ... read more
    price:  SOLD

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

  • Kurdish bag. Good colours. 19th.c.
    price:  $350 plus post

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

  • Super quality antique Afshar bagface. Circa 1875.74 x 46cm. Lovely colours and the best afshar wool. No repairs but some minor edge ... read more
    price:  400$ 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

  • Antique Bergama area rug. Mid 19th century. 178x168cm. Lovely square size and rich colours. Some wear but fixable and no hidden condition ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Coptic textile. Egypt, Circa 6-800 a.d. 8x8cm. Attached onto board. Endless knot design in good condition.
    price:  P O R

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

  • Antique Afshar bagface. Good age, circa 1880. 84 x 50cm.
    price:  £380 [$550}

  • 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