• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 181

    A NISHAPUR BLACK SLIP DECORATED BOWL AND A COBALT BLUE AND BLACK UNDERGLAZE PAINTED BOWL, IRAN, 10TH AND 12TH CENTURY

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    A NISHAPUR BLACK SLIP DECORATED BOWL AND A COBALT BLUE AND BLACK UNDERGLAZE PAINTED BOWL, IRAN, 10TH AND 12TH CENTURY
    Of conical form, the first cream with black kufic inscription to interior; the second with bird to well, vertical panels with stylized trees to wall, and repeating kufic inscription to rim - larger 10in (25.5cm) diameter (2)


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