18th century. 18 1/4” diameter, domed form with brass edge. The surface decorated with a central face with eight radiating “sun rays” framing panels of nobles in various pursuits. The outer band of eight calligraphy panels enclosed by bands of waves. Enriched throughout with silver koftgari, substantially intact. Reverse with cloth covered hand grips. In its original storage box with matching acquisition number from the Newark Museum Lending Collection. The collection provides a spectrum of interesting and educational items to schools, organizations and individuals.