ISLAMIC LARGE KASHAN TURQUOISE GLAZED BOTTLE, CIRCA 12TH CENTURY A.D.

SOLD

Culture: Islamic
Date: Ca. 12th century A.D.
Medium: Ceramic
Condition: Intact, very good condition with underlying iridescence
Provenance: Ex- Early Mid Eastern collection, 1980s.
Dimensions: H. 12 1/4 in. (31cm.)
Ref No. IM1160

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Description

With spherical body on short foot rising to the tearing tubular neck and flaring deep cusped mouth with everted lip, the body painted under the glaze with four vertical black bands of reserved naskh inscriptions with a similar band around the shoulder dividing panels each showing a leaf shaped patterns.

cf: A similar example sold at Christie’s London auction, April 1999.