Mahdi Alamdari was born in Isfahan in 1312, pot made in 1326, custom ordered by nobleman for another nobleman! From the age of 20, he independently worked on. And trained a lot of students. He thought more about the artistic aspect of his work.
Custom ordered presentation piece by prominent Artist: Master Mahdi Alamdari. Embossed, engraved, etched amazing detailing of 3 Nobles on Horseback on a Fox Hunt!
Etched so fine you can see the eyebrows of horses & men! Rare & unique old piece. Told the info & Signature on pot, says in Farsi: "Gift from Allah" script/initials in Farsi.Prominent artist One of One Presentation piece jug/pot repousse' hand hammered inside out first! Engraved and etched scenes, incredible details, 3 nobles on a fox hunt w-dogs. Artist Created the Pot for a Royal person. Also told that when was made probably had a hand made bag to be carried in!
"Presentation piece" handmade, gorgeous, "rare, unique and beautiful". 3 Nobles on a Fox/Wolf Hunt, you can see the horses eyelashes! Copper w-a Tin & Silver/Pewter wash.The person who read in Farsi the name of "Master: Mahdi Alamdari" was absolutely correct! He was undoubtedly the artist who created your incredible pot. He was a famed Iranian artist from Esfahan. Many of his pieces reside in museums in the middle east collections. A link below is for one of his smaller not as detailed, storied pieces as yours.
But is listed as you can see for 169,000.00 Euro's and worth the price, as is yours, or maybe more if the Royal commissioner can be identified! Your piece is quite incredible, hope this helps. Much smaller piece 6 inches by 3.5 inches, barely engraved, etched.Link to site expired in 2018.... More info uncovered since as well! Smaller piece, and not as intricate, or ornate as mine! June 16th ASU History of Middle East Prof/friend been in on research for 10 years w/me, found the name of. The Prince who this piece was made for!
From: Master Mahdi Alamdari in1326 a Royal Artesian, plus Hazan had 2 brothers! Hazan was also the Viceroy of Anatolia, Prince from 1332 to 1356.Hazan Buzburg, from Noble Family of the. Ruled from 1310 till 1359.
By 1399 all of the original members of the Tribe Known as The Jalayirids. Were interbred, or 100% blood gone! All info is true to our research with help from a few middle east scholars. Have much further info NOW.Information about Iranian Artist: Master Mahdi Alamdari more of his work here born 1312. More examples of Pots he made for sale at time, 1 really dramatic w/devils and whirling. Not as big as ours! Not as special, ours should be bought by an Iranian. Middle Eastern Royal to be gifted to a Museum! This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East". The seller is "zonalrick" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.