• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 142

    A GROUP OF MINAI AND LUSTRE BOWLS, IRAN, 12TH/13TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF MINAI AND LUSTRE BOWLS, IRAN, 12TH/13TH CENTURY
    Heavily restored, comprising a bowl with mounted horsemen either side of a flourishing tree, inscription band to interior rim; another with gilt decoration and a band of seated figures alternating with cypress trees, mounted horsemen to well; another with lattice to ground with ducks and interior rim with seated figures; and a lustre bowl - largest 9in (23cm) (4)


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    Provenance: Acquired by the vendor's grandmother in Cairo in the 1950s