• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    A GHAZNAVID WHITE MARBLE BASIN

    AFGHANISTAN, 11TH/12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GHAZNAVID WHITE MARBLE BASIN
    AFGHANISTAN, 11TH/12TH CENTURY
    Of square form with a hexagonal basin, a shallow depression and a pierced hole at the center, with running hares carved at each corner, rubbed
    14 3/8 x 13 1/8 x 3 1/8in. (36.4 x 34 x 8cm.)


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    Provenance

    German market 1980s


    Saleroom Notice

    The illustration for this lot has been incorrectly labelled. The correct image for this lot is therefore labelled 21.