Two Iznik cobalt and turquoise hexagonal pottery Tiles Turkey, circa 16302
Lot 106
Two Iznik cobalt and turquoise hexagonal pottery Tiles Turkey, circa 1540-45(2)
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
amended
Auction Details
Lot Details
Two Iznik cobalt and turquoise hexagonal pottery Tiles
Turkey, circa 1540-45
each decorated with a radial design of palmette arabesques, rumi motifs and lotus blossoms in two shades of cobalt-blue and turquoise under a transparent colourless glaze
each approx. 18 cm. diam.(2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Property of a Gentleman.

    An example of this type can be found in the Omer M. Koc Collection (Bilgi, Dance of Fire, exhibition catalogue, Istanbul, 2009, no. 30).

Saleroom notices

  • Please note the correct estimate for this Lot should be £12,000-18,000
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