A Timurid carved pottery border tile fragment, Central Asia, Samarqand or Bukhara, late 14th century

LOt 113. A Timurid carved pottery border tile fragment, Central Asia, Samarqand or Bukhara, late 14th century; 28.2 by 30 by 5.2cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Lot sold 5,000 GBP (5,722 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's 2018

fragmentary, carved in deep relief, decorated in turquoise and white glazes with scrolling palmettes, remnants of a foliate inscription and border band.

ProvenancePrivate collection, Germany, since 1982.

Sotheby's. Arts of the Islamic World, London, 25 Apr 2018