A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Nishapur - North Khorassan.
Pearly white glaze with Sgraffito decoration (relief), pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides decorated with a beautiful Sgraffito pattern of ovals and center and rim decorated with splashes of brown.
Condition: Choice. Almost perfectly intact and with fine grazing and inherent pearly iridescence and patina, small nick to the rim.
Size: 9,8 cm. wide and approx 4,5 cm. high.
Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the London Antiquities market of the 1990s.
Choice Islamic pottery jar Pearly white glaze 12th. century AD