London, South Kensington
3 May 2001
A Safavid lustre dish
painted in brown and cream enamels with a peacock perched on rockwork amongst chrysanthemums and saz leaves, the underside with stylised entwined foliage -- 6in. (15.2cms) diam, 17th century; and a brown and cream glazed dish painted with foliate cartouches on a dense ground of trailing flowers and foliage -- 6¾in. (17cms) diam, (damages).
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