London, South Kensington
7 October 2009
AN IZNIK POTTERY COVERED BOWL TURKEY, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
Of rounded form on spreading foot, the surface covered with floral sprays and saz leaves, staining to interior bowl, the underside of the lid with various paper labels, including the remnants of a Parisian Garde Meuble, and another inscribed in ink 'No 211, Sassoon, 1 of 5, 15 VII 94'
10 in. (25.5 cm.) high
Possibly Sir Edward Albert Sassoon, Bart, (d.1912).
Sotheby's, London, 13 April 1988, lot 349.
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