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    Sale 7571

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    8 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 95

    A MINA'I POTTERY BOWL

    CENTRAL IRAN, CIRCA 1200

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MINA'I POTTERY BOWL
    CENTRAL IRAN, CIRCA 1200
    Of rounded form on short vertical foot, the white interior painted in a number of coloured enamels with a central roundel of lozenges within a chequered panel surrounded by kneeling figures alternating with dotted motifs, the rim with a band of green and red decorative motifs within blue outlines, the exterior with a loose black inscription possibly a repetition of the word "al-'izz" (glory), repaired breaks and areas of restoration
    6¾in. (17.1cm.) diam.


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