A Nishapur buffware pottery Bowl  Persia, 10th Century
Lot 72*
A Nishapur buffware pottery Bowl Persia, 10th Century
Sold for £2,280 (US$ 3,828) inc. premium
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A Nishapur buffware pottery Bowl
Persia, 10th Century
with slightly rounded sides, the body decorated in manganese and green on a natural ground with a large stringed instrument flanked by a candle stick and censer within a band of circles, the exterior with a frieze of foliate forms interspersed with hatched lines
20 cm. diam.

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Private US collection; formerly in the Gluck Collection.

    Published: The World of Persian Pottery, The Gluck Collection, Tokyo, 1980, pl. 208; Okayama Orient Museum,
    The Slip Painted Ware of Iran, Okayama, 1994, pl. 75
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