Animal Dish, Transoxiana

Animal Dish, Transoxiana, Circa 10th Century

Animal dish, Transoxiana, Circa 10th Century
Animal dish, Transoxiana, Circa 10th Century
A polychrome pottery dish
Transoxiana, circa 10th century

MEASUREMENTS
32cm. diameter

DESCRIPTION
of truncated conical form decorated in ochre on a cream ground and with green details, the design of a leaping gazelle encircled within a dotted ground and cartouches of foliate scrolls and circle-and-dot motifs, three dark brown stripes across the body of the animal