Middle Eastern, probably Persian although typically not marked. Believed 17/18th Century or possibly earlier. A stunning antique Middle Eastern, possibly Persian, bowl hand painted with floral and garland designs in a'famille rose' palette and believed to date from the 17th or 18th century or possibly earlier.
The rounded bowl stands raised on a narrow rounded unglazed foot rim with recessed base. The bowl is hand decorated with flowers and garlands in pink and green within a darker outline and painted below a decorative border to the outside edge.
The decoration is applied in low relief against a white ground. The inner bowl has a simple line design around the inside edge with a larger floral bloom painted inside the base of the bowl.The bowl is not marked and is one of two we are offering. Condition The bowl is offered in fine original condition with some dirt residue to the glazed finish and with some fine age crazing to the inside of the bowl. There is a small chip to the inside foot rim and the top rim of the bowl also has a rough finish, possibly from being fired upside down in the kiln. We cannot and will not declare items below the sale value.
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