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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 shashavan sumak bagface. 19th century. No repairs but needs to be cleaned.
    price:  P O R

  • Superb Shishboluki Qashqai rug. 19th century. 234 x 143cm. Elegant drawing and fine quality. Good condition with even low pile and some ... read more
    price:  P O R

  • Ning xia dragon pillar rug fragment. China. 18th century. 227 x 104cm. Superb drawing.
    price:  P O R

  • Mujur prayer rug. Beautiful colours. Circa 1800. Poor condition but charming never the less.
    price:  P O R

  • Baluch balisht. 19th century.

  • 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

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

  • 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

  • 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. Good unrestored condition with lovely old colours. 134 x 55cm.
    price:  P O R

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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.

  • Antique north west persian runner. Heriz/bakshaiesh area. Good condition and decorative colours. One aniline orange colour hence the price..170 x 106cm.
    price:  sold, thanks

  • Decorative Sarab rug. Nice square size and decent condition. Needs a clean.184 x 135cm.
    price:  SOLD, thanks

  • Antique Agra miniature mat. 40 x 41cm.
    price:  SOLD, thanks

  • Shashavan runner. 334 x 110 cm. n w Persia. Circa 1880.Wool warps cotton wefting. Organic dyes. Mainly good pile all over. Some ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thanks

  • Antique north west persian shashavan runner. An interesting tribal interpretation of a caucasian lenkoran design. Good pile and super soft wool. No ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Interesting double sided west persian bag. Perhaps Luri? 80 x 38cm. Good condition and good dyes. Cotton warp single wool weft. Fun ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Bijar area village rug. Çirca 1880. 220 x 115cm. Just a charming mina khani design weaving. No repairs, good wool and ... read more
    price:  Sold, thanks.

  • Antique Yomut turkmen chuval. Circa 1860-80. 94 x 79cm. Edge losses and a hole in the skirt. Otherwise decent condition.
    price:  SOLD, thanks

  • Top quality baluch octagon bagface. Mid 19th.c. Intense organic dyes and super wool quality. Good condition, a worthy addition any collection.75 ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thanks

  • Antique Khamseh cane design murgh [chicken] rug. Circa 1875. 268 x 155cm. Lovely colour and a great design. Even low pile all ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thanks

  • Rare green ground Qashqai bagface with an unusual medallion. 19th c. Top quality but missing the outer top border. 54 x 60cm. ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • For some reason i love this kelim. Corrosion , rips and all. Needs to be backed onto fabric, hung on a wall ... read more
    price:  sold

  • 18th century anatolian kelim fragment detail.

  • Tiny tibetan mat. All good colours and seems older than most. 19th.c.? 40 x 43cm.
    price:  SOLD

  • Kashmir shawl fragment panel. Circa 1820. 100 x 84 cm. Made up of four sections of an early and excellent shawl.Backed onto ... read more
    price:  SOLD