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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 185

    AN ISLAMIC MARKET COVERED BOWL AND DISH

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ISLAMIC MARKET COVERED BOWL AND DISH
    CIRCA 1770
    Decorated with central blue and and gilt floral medallions within further bands of lappets, trellis and ayahs from the Qur'an
    7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) diameter, the dish (3)


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    For a similar dish made for the Ottoman market, see Christie's, London, 12 October 2004, lot 136.

    Literature

    Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 91, no. 52.