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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 286

    A MING POTTERY EWER WITH SAFAVID BRASS MOUNTS, 16TH AND 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MING POTTERY EWER WITH SAFAVID BRASS MOUNTS, 16TH AND 17TH CENTURY
    Of low globular form on a high foot, the porcelein base decorated with lotus flowers and vines in cobalt blue, the mounts inscribed and decorated with floriated vines and inscriptions in fine naskh script, the domed lid rising to a turquoise faceted pointed finial - 12 1/2in (31.7cm)


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