Lot 1513: Islamic Suleymaniye Mosque Jar
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 19th century AD. A glazed ceramic squat jar with chamfered and everted rim; the sidewall painted with scenes depicting the S?leymaniye Mosque in Istanbul, and two images of Solomon seated on the magic carpet which transported him from Damascus via Istakhar to Kabil in one night. 373 grams, 10.5cm (4"). Ex central London collection; acquired in London, UK, in the early 1980s.
Condition Report: Fine condition, rim abraded.