An Ilkhanid Lajvardina moulded calligraphic pottery tile Persia, 13th/ 14th Century

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An Ilkhanid Lajvardina moulded calligraphic pottery tile
Persia, 13th/ 14th Century

Sold for £ 6,312 (US$ 8,239) inc. premium
An Ilkhanid Lajvardina moulded calligraphic pottery tile
Persia, 13th/ 14th Century
of rectangular form, decorated in red, black and gold leaf on a turquoise ground, with moulded inscription on a ground of scrolling vegetal interlace, the top edge with a band containing a line of cable motif, old collection labels to reverse in French, one relating to the inscriptions and dated 1958
36.4 x 17 cm.

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Private Swiss collection.

    Inscriptions: Qur'an, chapter LXVII (al-Mulk), end of verse 12 and beginning of verse 13.
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An Ilkhanid Lajvardina moulded calligraphic pottery tile Persia, 13th/ 14th Century
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