A Nishapur figural buffware pottery Bowl depicting a Warrior
Persia, 10th Century
with sloping sides and upright rim, decorated in black, tomato-red and mustard-yellow, depicting a male figure with legs and arms astride, holding a shield and a sword, reserved on a ground with floriated kufic inscriptions and stylised rosettes, the rim with a band of hemispherical motif, the exterior of the rim with a chevron band
24.2 cm. diam.