31 March 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A SAFAVID CUERDA SECA POTTERY TILE FRAGMENT
IRAN, FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY
The upper right corner of the tile with a wide-mouthed and bearded dragons head with brightly coloured jaws and flame-shaped tongue, on light blue ground with polychrome Chinese cloud and foliage, slight abrasion and chipping
5¼ x 7¾in. (13.4 x 19.7cm.)
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