8 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A TIMURID CARVED POTTERY TILE
CENTRAL ASIA CIRCA 1380
Of rectangular form, the face deeply carved with a double interlaced ogival lattice within a narrow plain white border, retouched border chips
9 1/8 x 6½in. (23.2 x 16.6cm.)
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The geometry of this tile is identical to that in the preceding lot, but the design has been rotated by 30 degrees which creates a completely different effect within the rectangular panel.
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