8 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 18,500
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
A SAMANID POTTERY DISH
CENTRAL ASIA OR IRAN, 10TH CENTURY
Of shallow rounded from with vertical rim on short central foot, the off-white interior painted with a very bold kufic inscription around a central dot, the exterior plain, one area of restoration
13 3/8in. (33.8cm.) diam.
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