A rare blue and white Iznik dish, Turkey, circa 1535-40 - Of rounded form with everted rim, the fritware body painted in blue and turquoise on a white ground with a central stylised rosette decorated with floral motifs, bordered by foliate stems, the rim with cintamani motifs between flowers, the exterior with a scrolling foliate design 37.8cm. diam.
A rimless polychrome Iznik pottery Dish Turkey, circa 1590 decorated to centre with a cobalt flower within a six-lobed rosette on a red ground with green cloud detail, the walls with a further series of cobalt-blue arched elements on a ground of dense scrollwork, with brown label in the form of a flower to reverse, no. 41 approx. 30cm. diam.