Nishapur earthenware bowl

Nishapur earthenware bowl

Nishapur earthenware bowl

Offered by Amir Mohtashemi.
Date & Origin 900 to 1000, Iran
Dimensions
Dia
13.10 cm (5 inc)
Description
of rounded form with flaring rim, the white ground decorated with large black Kufic calligraphy along the edge, the interstices filled with panels of dots outlined in red; all within a reeded rim
Literature
A bowl with very similar decoration is in the Hermitage Museum, CA-7194, as illustrated in Mikhail Piotrovsky, Art of Islam, London 1999, cat no 139
P.O.A
Dimensions
Dia
13.10 cm (5 inc)
Description
of rounded form with flaring rim, the white ground decorated with large black Kufic calligraphy along the edge, the interstices filled with panels of dots outlined in red; all within a reeded rim

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