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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.

  • Fine antique qashqai kiliom. Late 19th in good condition. Lovely ground colour. 231 x 142cm.
    price:  P O R

  • Early south caucasian rug. Freely drawn with a powerful border. Some wear but no hidden repairs or issues. Fresh to the market. ... 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

  • 18th century Afshan design carpet fragment. Shusha area, Karabagh. 365 x 235cm. Fresh to the market classical carpets are a rare breed. ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Late 19th century Yomut chuval. Crisp weave and good coours. 118 x 78cm. Needs a clean. Selvedges overbound. Inexpensive.
    price:  £395 plus post.

  • Lovely and quite early kurdish rug. Super saturated colours with a field design reminiscent of kurdish bag faces and a bold kufic ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Charming antique Tibetan mat. Wool foundation, circa 1900. Good condition. Lovely wool. 80 x 58cm.
    price:  P O R

  • Antique mina khani bijar rug. Late 19th century. 219 x 112cm. Solid condition but slight edge losses. Inexpensive.
    price:  475£ [600$]

  • 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 tibetan checker board. Wool foundation and organic dyes. Late 19th century. 146 x 77cm.
    price:  P O R

  • 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

  • Mid century Finnish rya rug. This design is named Kaukametsä and is one of the most loved Rya models in Finland. Designed ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Antique Khotan rug in remarkable condition. Good pile, no repairs and original ends and sides.Early 19th century. 9 x 4 feet. [aprox. ... read more
    price:  P O R

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

  • Sardinian wool panel. Circa 1900.150 x 70cm.
    price:  P O R

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

  • Antique Caucasian keyhole design rug. Probably Genje. Late 19 th. 238 x 118cm. Untouched. a few spots of wear to the field. ... read more
    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

  • 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
    price:  P O R

  • Antique caucasian village rug [kuba/Dagestan?] Poor condition but incredible graphics. 125 x 113cm.. 19th century.
    price:  P O R

  • Rare antique Kurdish Senneh mat. Late 19th.c. 96 x 59cm. Losses to the top border. Beautiful white ground garrus design.
    price:  P O R

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

  • 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$]

  • Early Afshar tribal rug. South Persia. Possibly third 1/4 19th century. 174 x 122cm.
    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

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

  • 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}

  • Lovely old Kurdish carpet. 317 x 118cm. Some wear and old poor repairs but lovely soft wool and great colour. Perhaps ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • 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:  P O R

  • 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

  • Qashqai flatwoven large bagface with finely detailed bands of floating-weft-work. Beautiful colors with some cotton highlights. 42"x27" / 107x69cm
    price:  POR

  • 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

  • Early tibetan khaden rug. 19th century. In compromised condition but priced accordingly. Design based on chinese textiles.
    price:  £350 [530$] plus post.

  • 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