Bowl with a figure on horseback, 10th century, Nishapur, Eastern Persia
Sothebys, Ex Harvey B. Plotnick Collection


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A Nishapur Bowl with a figure on horseback, Eastern Persia, 10th century
Of deep round form, painted in black and yellow and green under a transparent glaze with a figure on horseback, various stylised birds and flowerheads in background, exterior with alternating red and green palms.
18cm. diam.
7.3cm. height.
Source: Sothebys, 2012, Lot 513
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