Lot 30 (Islamic & Indian Art, 22nd April 2020)
A PLASTER KUFIC STELE
Possibly Iran or Egypt, circa 10th - 12th century
Of rectangular shape, with 17ll. of angular kufic script carved in relief, the inscription set within a thin plain frame, a few letters experimenting knotted kufic script, the back plain, 61cm x 49.5cm.
Provenance: Hotel Drouot Paris, Arts d'Orient, 7 October 1994, lot 161.
61cm x 49.5cm
Sold for £1,500