• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 177

    AN IZNIK POTTERY JUG

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1600

    Price Realised  

    AN IZNIK POTTERY JUG
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1600
    Of baluster form on short foot rising to a flaring trumpet mouth with straight handle, decorated with swaying vertical bands which alternate between a green double band and a red line over white ground, the neck with a band of small diagonal black lines, a band of blue leafy patterns below, with black highlights around the mouth and the foot, haircracks, otherwise intact, areas of abrasion
    10¾in. (27.2cm.) high


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    For a jug with similar design, please see lot 190.

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    Provenance

    Christie's, 23 April 1991, lot 154