• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1037

    A BLACK AND TURQUOISE UNDERGLAZE PAINTED TANKARD, IRAN

    13TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BLACK AND TURQUOISE UNDERGLAZE PAINTED TANKARD, IRAN
    13TH CENTURY
    ON A HIGH FOOT RISING TO A GLOBULAR BODY, TALL NECK, WITH STRAIGHT HANDLE WITH MOULDED THUMBREST, DECORATED WITH ROUNDELS ALTERNATING WITH ABSTRACT VEGETAL MOTIFS TO BODY AND POINTED LOBES TO NECK, THE HANDLE AND RIM BLACK
    21.5 CM. HIGH


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