Large iron bowl with four hemispherical projections modeled as human faces. The edge with panels of calligraphy and the field decorated throughout with noble figures at court with pet cats, sunbursts at the projections, and winged angles holding a crown. Considerable dark gold koftgari detail. The top with a tall devil's head modeled in full round, decorated with abstracted motifs and clutching the tip of the nasal bar in its mouth. Twin plume holders and butted link mail fall of six peaks. Light wear with medium patina. The detail preserved throughout.