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Octagonal Iznik Tile

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Octagonal Iznik Tile, possibly Syria, 18th/19th century, decorated with an intertwining flowerhead and leaf motif in turquoise, cobalt blue and brown glaze, dia. 10 in.
Estimate $700-900

Few hairline cracks extending from rim, rim chips.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Syria, Blue, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glazes, Cobalt, İznik, İznik pottery, Matter, Pottery, Turquoise, Visual arts

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