A small Sultanabad underglaze-painted pottery Bowl
Persia, late 13th/ 14th Century
with flaring sides, decorated in cobalt-blue, black and turquoise on a white ground with a central roundel containing a spotted hare reserved on a foliate ground, the sides with a frieze of paired lines creating panels of floral vine and leafy sprays reserved on a spotted ground, the exterior with a frieze of cobalt-blue lines and black spots
14.7 cm. diam.