6 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,750
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
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.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Christie's, 23 April 1991, lot 154
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