• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 138

    A SAMANID EWER WITH KUFIC INSCRIPTION, CENTRAL ASIA OR EASTERN IRAN, 10TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SAMANID EWER WITH KUFIC INSCRIPTION, CENTRAL ASIA OR EASTERN IRAN, 10TH CENTURY
    With replaced neck, on a round foot with sloping base, straight sides and neck rising to flared mouth, straight restored handle, black slip decoration under a transparent glaze, with band of inscription between two bands of styalized decoration - 6 3/4in (17cm) high


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