12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 1,800 - GBP 2,000
A large Chinese pottery figure of a striding horse, Tang Dynasty
Modelled with its head turned slightly to the left, its ears pricked and mouth open, its tail tied up with a cloth, some white pigment remaining -- 18¼ in. (46.3 cm.) high
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The result of thermoluminescence test, Oxford, C107W53, is consistent with the dating of this lot.
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