10 October 2006
AN IZNIK POTTERY DISH
OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1600
With sloping rim on short foot, the white interior painted with a bold central blue saz leaf flanked by rose and other floral sprays, in a black and blue stylised spiral motif and wave border, the reverse with alternating blue roundels and flowerheads, hair crack, foot and rim drilled
10in. (25.5cm.) diam.
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