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Turquoise and Black Kashan Deep Bowl

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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

Description:

Turquoise and Black Kashan Deep Bowl, Persia, possibly 12th/13th century, with softly rounded sides, on a short raised bisque foot, the interior decorated with a seated female figure, below a patterned band of animals alternating with figures and scrolls, a border of Nastaliq calligraphy around rim, the exterior with a scrolling band, ht. 4 1/2, dia. 10 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marion E. James.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

damaged and repaired, open chips and cracks to rim and foot.


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

Marion E. James, Nastaʿlīq script, Ornaments, Scroll

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