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Bowl with a mounted soldier, 10th century, Nishapur, Eastern Persia.
Barakat Gallery, ADC.92.


'Buffware' Bowl with Horse and Rider - ADC.92
Origin: Central Asia
Circa: 10 th Century AD to 11 th Century AD
Dimensions: 3.43" (8.7cm) high x 9.17" (23.3cm) wide
Collection: Islamic Art Medium: Earthenware

Description Bowl, slip-painted so-called “buff” or polychrome ware. The figure of mounted horseman, probably a hunter or a warrior fills the entire internal surface of this vessel. Iran, Nishapur, 10th century. Ht. 11cm; Top diam. 23cm; Base diam. 9cm. Prof. Geza Fehervari Prof. Geoffrey King - (ADC.92)
Source: Bonhams
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