Footed bowl by Unknown Artist

Footed bowl, circular, with lobed rim.

Details

Medium:
Earthenware
Dimensions:
10 x 20 cm
Art Fund grant:
£150 ( Total: £150)
Acquired in:
1927
Vendor:
A Garabed

On the interior is a mounted horseman surounded by pairs of sphinxes. The rim is inscribed with Cufic inscripton. A Neskhi inscription forms a frieze round the outside of the bowl. Probably Kashan.

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk

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