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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 small Heriz area rug.Early 20th.c. 138x 84cm. Mint condition and an unusual design.
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  • Antique Caucasian keyhole design rug. Probably Genje. Late 19 th. 238 x 118cm. Untouched. a few spots of wear to the field. ... read more
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  • Interesting Caucasian carpet. 19th century. 282 x 160cm. Sumak design. Possibly Derbent? Soft decorative colours including rich purple.Some wear to centre.
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  • Tibetan wangden seating mat. 19th century. 84 x 84cm. One hole to field. Feels old.
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  • Antique Tekke ensi rug. Lovely quality. Circa 1870-80. Organic dyes. 132 x 114cm. One small repair to field and edge losses. Reasonably
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  • Super antique Shekralu Qashqai carpet. Circa 1880. 280 x 168cm. Lovely wool and colours. Decent to good pile all over with a ... read more
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  • Lovely old melas prayer rug. 185 x 120cm. [much bigger than average] Edge losses and a hole to the centre. Needs a ... read more
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  • Twelve gul tekke torba. Circa 1800. 125 x 52cm. Some condition issues but a regal addition to the tekke torba genre.
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  • Lovely antique Ersari Afghan carpet. 338cm x 240cm. Super condition [some minor wear to one kilim end] and great colours including a ... read more
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  • early 19th century chinese horse rug. Some scattered repiling in the field. 214 x 127cm.
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  • 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

  • Charming antique tibetan dragon rug. Feels old and well made to me. Circa 1900-1925?. 183 x 124cm. Recently sourced from an English ... read more
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  • Antique caucasian village rug [kuba/Dagestan?] Poor condition but incredible graphics. 125 x 113cm.. 19th century.
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  • Yellow ground memling kuba long rig, Circa 1880. Lovely colours with some wear and a few knots of fuschine. Very pretty. 280x125cm

  • Interesting antique Kurdish rug from north west persia. Good age possibly mid 19th century. Recent discovery in found condition, needs a good ... read more
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  • Rare antique Kurdish Senneh mat. Late 19th.c. 96 x 59cm. Losses to the top border. Beautiful white ground garrus design.
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  • Tunisian shawl [Bakhnuq] 152 x 117cm [excluding the fringes] Good condition. Probably mid 20th century or there abouts.
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  • Rare small inscribed afshar rug.103 x 72cm. The inscription is an arabic call to prayer. That fact and the size indicates to ... read more
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  • Interesting and graphic karabagh rug. 19th century.262 x 120cm. The field design is reminiscent of the design on some shashavan bagfaces. Some ... read more
    price:  £650 [Aprox. 800$]

  • Antique Baluch rug. Possibly third quarter 19th.c. Some light wear to the field. a nice mina khani variant. 240 x 106cm. ... read more
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  • Early north west persian fragmented rug. 1st half of the 19th.c. Cut and shut and worn but great space and graphic quality. ... read more
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  • Azemmour silk embroidered fragment.. 18th century. 18 x 64cm. Mounted onto a panel.
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  • Fine antique Yomut chuval. Circa 1850. 108 x 73cm. Lovely wool, old back and good spacing of the guls, even for a ... read more
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  • Early Afshar tribal rug. South Persia. Possibly third 1/4 19th century. 174 x 122cm.
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  • Superb caucasian verneh cover. 19th century. 188 x 177cm. Woven in two pieces with super rich dyes. No wear, just a couple ... read more
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  • i will be showing this large wool jacquard loomed William Morris wool hanging at this years Larta show. [larta.net] 267 x 150 ... read more
    price:  LARTA

  • 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

  • Good quality antique senneh carpet. Aprox. 8 x 5foot. Needs border repair but very beautiful. 19th century.
    price:  650$ plus post.

  • Antique yomut chuval with a well drawn skirt. One split sown uo vertically in the field. 19th century.
    price:  $500 plus post

  • Ning sia square. early 19th century.
    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.

  • Beautiful small antique Shirvan rug. Circa 1870. a charming and lively rug with rich organic dyes and plenty of animals decorating the ... read more
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  • Shashavan fragment, Great colour and fun.130 x 150cm
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  • Moroccan carpet. 389x180cm. Possibly Ait Ouaouzguite high Atlas mountains. Early to mid 20th century. Some wear and a small hole to the ... read more
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  • European carpet fragment. Possibly Savonnerie or perhaps English. 18th century. 211 x 160cm. a fragment of a beautiful and important carpet.
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  • Antique Bergama area rug. Mid 19th century. 178x168cm. Lovely square size and rich colours. Some wear but fixable and no hidden condition ... read more
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  • Coptic textile. Egypt, Circa 6-800 a.d. 8x8cm. Attached onto board. Endless knot design in good condition.
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  • 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}

  • Tibetan tsuk tsuk. 147 x 76cm. Early 20th .c. Small repairs to the field.
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  • Antique Ersari chuval. 19th century with good colours. Bold sized guls. a few small areas of damage an needs a clean. 137 ... read more
    price:  £250 [$350]

  • Lovely old Kurdish carpet. 317 x 118cm. Some wear and old poor repairs but lovely soft wool and great colour. Perhaps ... read more
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  • Beautiful south west persian Luri kilim. Late 19th.c. Good condition and colours.No repairs or hidden issues.194 x 256cm. Gabbeh-esque!.
    price:  Sold

  • Small east anatolian kilim. Natural dyes with metal thread highlights.19th century. 129 x 90cm.
    price:  P O R

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