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Two-handles Jar

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Two-handles Jar, Persia, 10th century, smamara ware, molded surface with decoration of figures and arabesques in burgundy lustre on a pale turquoise ground, Kufic inscription on the inside of the mouth, ht. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Loss to one handle, old repairs

Keywords

Arabesques, Arabic calligraphy, Arabic script, Kufic, Turquoise

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