London, South Kensington
29 April 2005
A DECCANI TINNED BRONZE BOWL, INDIA, 17TH CENTURY
Of oval form raised on a spreading foot, the interior cast with graduating bands of religious implications in bold naskh, the exterior with a similar band of naskh around the rim, made for Nader Ali, above shaped panels of symmetical floral motifs --8 3/8in. (21.5cm.) wide.
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