A fine Iznik 'Meander-Scroll' rimless pottery Dish
Turkey, circa 1560-70
of shallow form and rimless, decorated in grey cobalt-blue on a white ground, with a central roundel bearing scrolling tendrils with issuing lotus flowerheads, the cavetto with a band of lotus flower sprays within a zig-zag border, tiny splashes of red and yellow paint, verso with a band of alternating flower rosettes
27.1 cm. diam.