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Lot 23. A Mamluk underglaze-painted pottery tile, Damascus, Syria, 15th Century; width 19.5 cm. Estimate: £3,000 - 4,000 (€ 3,500 - 4,600). © Bonhams 2001-2019

of hexagonal form, decorated in cobalt-blue on a white ground with a six-pointed star, the central hexagon containing a flowerhead, the interstices with geometric motifs.

Provenance: Sarl Marambat-de Malfosse, Toulouse, 23 June 2017, lot 3.
Formerly in a private French collection, Toulouse.

Bonhams. Islamic and Indian Art Including The Lion and the Sun, Art from Qajar Persia, London, 30 Apr 2019, 11:00 BST