12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 2,200 - GBP 2,400
A large Chinese painted red pottery figure of a horse, Han Dynasty
Standing four-square with finely modelled head and open mouth, the detachable tail knotted at the end, all under mottled red, yellow and grey pigments -- 24½ in. (62 cm.) high and wide
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The result of thermoluminescence test, Oxford, C107W55, is consistent with the dating of this lot.
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