4 June 2015
This lot is offered without a reserve
AN IRANIAN PAINTED POTTERY BOWL WITH BASKET HANDLE
CHALCOLITHIC PERIOD, CIRCA LATE 5TH-EARLY 4TH MILLENNIUM B.C.
The spherical body on a flat base, painted with two rows of opposing cross-hatched triangles, the thick handle with chevron
5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm.) high
with Elias S. David (1891-1969), New York; thence by descent.
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For a similar example see no. 3 in T. S. Kawami, Ancient Iranian Ceramics from the Arthur M. Sackler Collection.
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