Ottoman bowl at Christies - April 2014

A rare and early Iznik pottery bowl dated around 1510 from Turkey’s Ottoman Empire has sold for over £1.4 million at auction. The white bowl decorated in two shades of blue with Cyprus trees and cartouches was sold by Christies in London to an anonymous bidder setting a new auction record for Iznik pottery.

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