A large sgraffiato pottery Footed Dish
Persia, 11th Century
of rounded form with wide everted rim on a large flared foot, with incised decoration through a white slip with green and mustard, depicting a bird, the cavetto with a triangular motifs on a cross-hatched ground above a wide band of undulating vine with further cross-hatching, and the rim with dot-filled triangular motifs
36 cm. diam.