A large Safavid underglaze-painted pottery Dish
Persia, 17th Century
with rounded sides on a short foot, decorated in cobalt blue and black outline with a large central medallion depicting a Chinese pagoda within a landscape, the rim decorated with alternating floral motifs, cross-hatching and scrolls, verso with a band of floral motifs within panelling below the rim
38.7 cm. diam.