Large ceramic vase. Iran, Aghajari, Late 19th Century


Large silica ceramic vase with cylinder body and wide opening, under colorless glaze with polychrome decoration. Medallions decoration ornated with flowered stems, enlivened with birds and detaching from blue floral ground and surrounded by two palmettes friezes against a green ground.
Persian inscription on the base indicated the city of Natanz

Iran, Aghajari, Late 19th Century

Height: 38 cm (15 in.) - Width: 16 cm (6-1/4 in.).
Diameter of rim: 16,2 cm (6-1/4 in.) - Diameter of base: 12,5 cm (5 in.).

Crackling on glaze. Broken and restored rim

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013010087