4 April 2006
AN AGHKAND SGRAFFITO POTTERY BOWL
NORTH IRAN, CIRCA 12TH CENTURY
Of rounded form with T-section rim on short foot, the interior incised with an overall design of concentric green and manganese lozenges linked by ochre circles, in a green and manganese striped border, similar triangles around the rim, the exterior with simple scrolling motifs, areas of restoration
11½in. (29.5cm.) diam.
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