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Two Mamluk Egypt or Syria Blue and White Pottery Tiles, 15th Century

Two Mamluk Egypt or Syria Blue and White Pottery Tiles, 15th Century

Two Mamluk Egypt or Syria Blue and White Pottery Tiles, 15th Century

Two Mamluk Egypt or Syria Blue and White Pottery Tiles, 15th Century


Dimensions (each): 18 x 20,3 cm ; 7 by 8 in.

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Deux carreaux de revêtement, Égypte ou Syrie, art mamelouk, XVe siècle


Céramique siliceuse à décor peint en bleu sur un fond d’engobe blanc, sous une glaçure incolore transparente, garnie de tiges sinueuses, fleuries et feuillues, le deuxième orné d’une tige bifide flanquée de larges boutons en amande, éclats, craquelures et petits manques, le premier en deux morceaux

Dimensions (each): 18 x 20,3 cm ; 7 by 8 in.

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Both tiles are broken with associated restoration and retouching, cracks, chips and abrasion to the borders and throughout the surface, craquelure to the glaze, as viewed.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Artcurial, Paris, 11 avril 2013, lots 133 et 134.