5 December 2012
PROPERTY FROM A MIDWESTERN PRIVATE COLLECTION
A SYRIAN FAIENCE DISH
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.
Cream in color, of shallow form, on a ring foot, decorated on the interior with black linear motifs, a band of rosettes on the flat rim, preserving some gilt highlights
5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) diameter
Art Market, Tel Aviv, 1970.
with Galerie Günter Puhze, Freiburg, circa 2005.
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For similar examples, see nos. 450-451 in Caubet and Pierrat-Bonnefois, Faïences de l'Antiquité de l'Égypte à l'Iran.
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