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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 340

    A KASHAN LUSTRE-DECORATED TILE, CENTRAL IRAN, 13TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A KASHAN LUSTRE-DECORATED TILE, CENTRAL IRAN, 13TH CENTURY
    Of eight pointed stellar form, decorated in lustre over a tin glaze with inglaze cobalt blue and turquoise, with a central spray of large tri-lobed leaves with a pond below and pair of birds either side, a ground of scrolling cloudsenclosed by a border of cursivie calligraphy - 8in (20.2cm) diameter


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