228
228
A large Iznik calligraphic pottery tile, Turkey, second half 16th century
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
228
A large Iznik calligraphic pottery tile, Turkey, second half 16th century
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Arts of the Islamic World including Fine Rugs and Carpets

|
London

A large Iznik calligraphic pottery tile, Turkey, second half 16th century
fritware decorated in underglaze blue, turquoise and relief red, outlined in black, with details of a large calligraphic inscription
26.5 by 27.4cm. 
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Catalogue Note

inscriptions

sahib-kiran
'… Lord of the Auspicious conjunction'

A large tile panel with similar script, in which the red bole is featured within some of the letters, is in the Ömer Koç collection (Bilgi 2015, pp.196-7, no.64).

Arts of the Islamic World including Fine Rugs and Carpets

|
London