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    Sale 7571

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    8 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 7

    A NISHAPUR POTTERY CONICAL BOWL

    NORTH EAST IRAN, 10TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A NISHAPUR POTTERY CONICAL BOWL
    NORTH EAST IRAN, 10TH CENTURY
    Of conical form on short foot, the interior painted with a black slip, the centre plain save for a small white dot at the centre, the rim with a powerful band of stylised kufic calligraphy terminating in bold scrolling leaf motifs, small flowerheads in the interstices, the exterior plain, repaired breaks, slight restoration
    8 5/8in. (22cm.) diam.


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