4 April 2006
AN IZNIK POTTERY DISH
OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1600
With cusped sloping rim and on short foot, the white interior painted with cobalt-blue, bole-red, green and black under the glaze, with small central white flowerhead issuing radiating red tulips alternating with strings of red, white and blue flowerheads, the rim with stylized wave and rock motif, the exterior with small widely spaced blue and green cintamani, a few small chips to glaze but otherwise very good condition
11in. (28cm.) diam.
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