A Safavid tinned-copper Dish
Persia, dated AH 1104/ AD 1692-3
of shallow, rounded form on a short foot, profusely engraved with a central roundel containing an inscription filled medallion within a square on a ground of scrolling floral interlace, the edges of the square with further inscriptions, the rim with concentric bands of inscription filled cartouches interspersed by cartouches containing scrolling floral vines
33.7 cm. diam.