• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 217

    A blue and white 'Dome of the Rock' framed pottery tile

    PROBABLY SYRIA, SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A blue and white 'Dome of the Rock' framed pottery tile
    Probably Syria, second half 16th Century
    Of square form, decorated in underglaze blue and black outline with a central palmette between stylised lotus with intertwisting tendrils
    19 x 19 cm.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Dutch Collector (Lots 217-218)