A KASHAN LUSTRE BOWL
CENTRAL PERSIA, EARLY 13TH CENTURY
The conical base rounding to a vertical mouth with T-section rim on short foot, the white interior painted in lustre with six radiating panels containing arabesque interlace, in a border of stylised kufic calligraphy, the rim solid lustre save for a central white line, the exterior with a broad band of radiating lobed lines, repaired clean breaks, some loss of colour on exterior
7¾in. (19.5cm.) diam.