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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 398

    A NISHAPUR BUFFWARE POTTERY BOWL AND CUP, IRAN, 10TH CENTURY

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    A NISHAPUR BUFFWARE POTTERY BOWL AND CUP, IRAN, 10TH CENTURY
    The bowl of deep form with everted rim, four small circular handles each with thumbpiece, decorated to centre with camel and exterior with fishes in mustard yellow, green, red and manganese, the cup of squat globular form with small circular handle and thumbpiece decorated with a row of birds to body - bowl 6 1/8in (15.5cm) (2) (2)


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    For another example of this form see Bonhams sale 16221 April 10, 2008, Lot 161 and notes

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