Tamara Talbot Rice
ANCIENT ARTS OF
Bowl from Kubachi, 16th century
A larger image of this Bowl from Kubachi, 16th century.
Illustration 252, p261 in Tamara Talbot Rice, Ancient Arts of Central Asia, 1965
252 Bowl: floral decorations in underglaze colours. Kubachi ware, sixteenth century. H. 4Ĺ″ (11.4), diam, 12″ (30.5). Authorís collection. Photo: John Webb
252 Kubachi potters excelled at producing pots and vessels of superb quality. They adorned client with floral motifs as gay and decorative as those which appear in the finest of Islamic miniatures. Sixteenth century
Caucasian Albania, an extract from ANCIENT ARTS OF CENTRAL ASIA by Tamara Talbot Rice