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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 361

    TWO CHINESE POTTERY PRANCING HORSES

    TANG DYNASTY (618-906)

    Price Realised  

    TWO CHINESE POTTERY PRANCING HORSES
    TANG DYNASTY (618-906)
    Each horse standing with their right leg lifted in a prancing pose, their sculpted heads looking out to their left, each wearing a fitted saddle, one embellished with orange pigments
    18½in. (47cm.) high, max. (2)


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    The dating of the horse bearing ornage pigments is consistent with the Oxford Authentication thermoluminescene analysis report sample no. C108r10.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage