• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 248

    A LARGE QAJAR MOULDED POLYCHROME TILE, IRAN, LATE-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE QAJAR MOULDED POLYCHROME TILE, IRAN, LATE-19TH CENTURY
    Of star-shaped form, finely painted in turquoise, cobalt and manganese with figures riding horses and mythical beasts within a series of star shapes, surrounding border of repeating split-palmette - 17in (43cm) diameter


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