An Iznik polychrome pottery Bowl
Turkey, circa 1590
with sloping rim on a short foot, the white interior painted with fine black spiralling motifs around a concentric red and blue swirling flowerhead, within a plain turquoise band, the cavetto with blue, white and red scrolling leaves, in a blue border of overlapping red and white trefoils, the underside plain
30.6 cm. diam.