London, South Kensington
15 October 2004
A MAGIC-MEDICINAL BOWL, IRAN, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
With three sets of inscribed tags attached with wire to the rim of a raised central circular disk, the interior and exterior densely inscribed with calligraphy -- 8 1/8in. (20.6cm.) diam.
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