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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 293

    A KASHAN POTTERY DISH, IRAN, 12TH/13TH CENTURY

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    A KASHAN POTTERY DISH, IRAN, 12TH/13TH CENTURY
    Of shallow form, painted in cobalt and black in a cream ground, with intersecting radiating bands, four with sgraffiato inscriptions alternating with four of scrolling foliage, small water weed motifs and foliate spandrels between, the reverse iridescent - 9 7/8in (24.8cm) diameter


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    EXHIBITED
    Victoria and Albert Museum, 1969, no. 154.

    LITERATURE
    Islamic Pottery 800-1400A.D., Islamic Art Circle Exhibition, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1969, p. 47, no. 154 (illustrated)

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    Provenance

    B.C. Coombes Esq., 1969