• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 145

    TWO SAMANID CONICAL BOWLS, IRAN, PROBABLY 11TH CENTURY

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    TWO SAMANID CONICAL BOWLS, IRAN, PROBABLY 11TH CENTURY
    The first underglaze painted with a green bird, black dots to interior rim; the second with four abstract palmettes in red and brown heavily restored - largest 8 1/2in (21.5cm) diameter (2)


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