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    Sale 7715

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    31 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 120

    A MAMLUK POTTERY BOWL

    EGYPT, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A MAMLUK POTTERY BOWL
    EGYPT, 14TH CENTURY
    Of tall, slightly tapering, cylindrical form rising from tall trumpet foot, with a thin incised band around the mouth, the body with yellow glaze and decorated with thin and thick brown lines with register of alternating looping line and roundel design, plain lines above and below, glaze with areas of flaking, minor losses to the foot, otherwise intact
    8 1/8in. (20.4cm.) high; 8 3/8in. (21cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Adda Family Collection, formed in Alexandria in the first half of the 20th century.