A large and vibrant Nishapur ceramic bowl, 12th Century AD, with a humped bull leaping left, another smaller bull (perhaps representing a young bull) below; opposite a peacock with crested feathers from head and long tail. The central figures are bordered by loops and stylized floral elements. Dia: 11 in (28 cm). Ex collection of Dr. Howard Sirak, Columbus.
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