A Timurid inscribed grey schist stele (ex-Bonhams?) Iran, 14th century
Lot 95
A Timurid inscribed grey schist Stele Persia, 14th century
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Timurid inscribed grey schist Stele
Persia, 14th century
decorated in high relief with five registers of kufic inscription, with a moulded pillar either side and cusped arch above with scrolling split-palmette design and lotus flowers, on mount
29 x 34 cm. without mount

Footnotes

  • The inscriptions comprise a repetition of the same undeciphered symbols or magic words in each line.
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