Lot 93. An Abbasid slip-painted pottery Bowl, Mesopotamia, 9th Century, 24.4 cm. diam. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,300 - 3,500). Photo: Bonhams.
of deep rounded form on a short foot with everted rim, decorated in black and green on a cream ground with a band of pseudo-inscription to the well and three splashed areas to the walls
This lot is accompanied by a thermoluminescence test (CIRAM 0809-OA-184R-4, dated 9/9/2009).