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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 474

    A Chinese painted pottery figure of a horse

    TANG DYNASTY (618-906)

    Price Realised  


    A Chinese painted pottery figure of a horse
    Tang Dynasty (618-906)
    Modelled standing with the right foreleg raised and the head with open mouth turned slightly to the left, the long wavy mane painted in red, with ducked tail, the body moulded with a saddle, with traces of white slib, red and black pigment, some restorations
    42 cm. high

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    The dating of this lot is consistent with the result of the Oxford Authentication Ltd. thermoluminescence test number 766p5.

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