Lot 162: Nice Nishapur ceramic cup, 10th Century AD
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A nice little Nishapur ceramic cup, 10th Century AD, with nicely decorated interior depicting a bird standing to left with two flower buds within its beak, floral elements in field around; all within a double line border. The outside edge of the rim is decorated with a geometric pattern, the whole vessel well-preserved with vibrant red, yellow and green colors. H: 2 ½ in (6 cm); W: 4 ½ in (11.4 cm). Light surface deposits. Ex Connecticut private collection.
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