A FINE AMOL SGRAFFITO POTTERY BOWL
NORTH PERSIA, 12TH CENTURY
With rounded base rising to deep slightly everted conical sides on short foot, the interior incised with a central fanlight design formed of scrolling patterns cut through the white slip to the red clay beneath, the design further enhanced by green dotted motifs, within a band of similar triangular motifs, the sides with a similar cusped overlapping arcade, the rim plain green, the exterior with six bold green glaze splashes, repaired, very slight restoration, well-preserved glaze
8in. (20cm.) diam.