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High quality inscribed Islamic pottery bowl, Kashan, 12th. cent.

High quality inscribed Islamic pottery bowl, Kashan, 12th. cent.


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Ceramics: Pre 1492: Item # 1415271
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 $1,150.00 
An important and beautiful larger pottery bowl with an extensive arabic inscription, Kashan area, ca. 12th.-13th. century AD.

Absolutely stunning conically shaped pottery bowl with green-yellow decoration on a cream-white ground. Two standing birds facing each other, surrounded by floral decorations and micro dots; near the rim a band of Arabic Caligraphy running all around the bowl, possible a recitation of verses of the Quran.

Size: 25 cm. wide and 10 cm. high.

Condition: Choice! A very few large fragments restored nicely with only the very crackline re-touched! So the bowl stands out extremely original with +90% original glaze and beautiful grazing and patina. Also note that the entire caligraphic inscription is complete and original as made 800 years ago.

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