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December Fine Estate Auction

Sun, Dec 17, 2023 02:00PM EST
Lot 249

Chinese Export Center Bowl made for the Persian Market

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,000
Sold for

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Chinese Export Center Bowl made for the Persian Market
The gilt and polychrome decorated bowl with reserves of flowers and courtiers within lattice bands and two reserves with Persian inscriiptions
7in. (17cm) h. 12 1/2in. (32cm) d.
Included: A receipt dated 21 Feb 1951 from M.A. Kashi,
Dealers in Eastern Art Persian Carpets.
Stating ' Bowl ordered by Massoud Miezrah, son of the King of Persia, Nasser Al Din Shah.

Massoud Miezrah, (1850-1918) was a Persian prince of the Qajar dynasty; he was known as the "Yamin-al-Dowleh" ("Right Hand of the Government"). He was posted as the governor of Isfahan for over 35 years, and the governor of Mazandaran, Fars, and Isfahan for a total of 40 years.

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