28 janvier 2019

A rare Mamluk sgraffito pottery bowl with lion of Baybars, Egypt, circa 1260-77 AD

Lot 179. A rare Mamluk sgraffito pottery bowl with lion of Baybars, Egypt, circa 1260-77 AD; 26cm height , 20cm max. diam. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2017.  of deep form with everted rim, on a short splayed foot, the earthenware body incised with white engobe, underglaze slip and inglaze-painted, featuring the lion of Baybars in the centre. Note: Inscriptions: Around the inner wall:‘One of what was made for the Exalted Amir…... [Lire la suite]
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