Four Damascus calligraphic pottery tiles, Syria, 18th century
each tile of square form decorated under the glaze in white, cobalt, turquoise and manganese with a thuluth inscription and ﬂoral rosettes on blue ground, repaired breaks
each: 22.6 by 22.6cm.
Sold in these rooms, 10 October 1991, lots 378/4.
Ex-collection Henry Myron Blackmer II (1923-1988), Athens, the majority of whose Islamic tiles were sold in these rooms, 25 April 1991, lots 899-945.