Lot 2
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A Large and Unusual Nishapur Calligraphic Pottery Dish, Central Asia, 10th Century

Estimate
30,000 - 35,000 GBP
Sold
36,500 GBP
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Description

  • 33.5cm. diam.
the red earthenware body of shallow form with incurved rim supported on a low foot, decorated in dark brown slip on a cream slip ground with a single line of corpulent kufic script with drop-form motifs on the rim above and below

Catalogue Note

inscriptions
baraka wa ni'ma

'Blessing and (God's) Grace'

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