A NISHAPUR POTTERY CONICAL BOWL
NORTH EAST PERSIA, 12TH CENTURY
The cream interior with a small central roundel, the sides with a broad band of inverted stylised manganese kufic calligraphy, the olive-green rim with a band of roundels between stripes, the exterior plain, repaired clean breaks, very small area of repair
9.3/8in. (23.8cm.) diam.