A Fatimid slip-painted pottery Bowl Fostat, Egypt,
Lot 52
An unusual slip-painted pottery Bowl Mesopotamia or Egypt, 9th Century
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
An unusual slip-painted pottery Bowl
Mesopotamia or Egypt, 9th Century
with rounded sides, decorated in manganese on an ochre ground with radial lines
22 cm. diam.

Footnotes

  • Comparison can be drawn with a bowl formerly in the collection of Sir Alan Barlow, attributed by Arthur Lane to "perhaps Mesopotamia" (Arthur Lane, Early Islamic Pottery , London, 1947, pl. 7B).
Activities
Contacts
  1. Matthew Thomas
    Specialist - Islamic and Indian Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8270
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8283