4 April 2006
AN ABBASID COBALT-BLUE AND LIGHT GREY TIN-GLAZED POTTERY BOWL
MESOPOTAMIA, 9TH CENTURY
Of rounded form with everted lip on short foot, the light grey interior with a freely drawn central flowerhead, a similar leafy wreath around the rim, the exterior plain, a couple of clean repaired breaks, a couple of minute touches of restoration
5 7/8in. (14.8cm.) diam.
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