Rare Islamic bamiyan incised pottery bowl - GEM!
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Ceramics: Pre 1492: Item # 1222979
A rare bamiyan pottery bowl, sgrafitto, Iran/Afghanistan, 11TH-12TH CENTURY.
The conical bowl on short foot, the interior incised with a complicated design with splashes of green and manganese glazes.
In the center a finely styled eternity symbol.
Exceptional quality and fine condition for type!
Size: 180 x 78 mm.
Condition: Superb and completely intact and unrestored. A few minor and not obtrusive chips to glaze and footring.
Provenance: Johan Dæhlfeldt Estate Collection - 40 years of collecting antiquities.