31 March 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A LARGE POST-SASSANIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED STORAGE JAR
IRAN, 8TH CENTURY
Of shouldered rounded form rising from flat base to tapering cylindrical mouth with everted rim, with two registers of applied rope-like bands below the shoulder, the collar with incised hatched register, repaired breaks
24 7/8in. (63.3cm.) high
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