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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 224

    A painted pottery horse and rider, Tang Dynasty (618-906)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A painted pottery horse and rider, Tang Dynasty (618-906)
    the rider with a determined expression, probably depicting a foreigner, and the horse with well-modelled facial features, both with details painted in red, black and white -- 17½in. (44.5cm.) high.


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    The result of thermoluminescence test, Labor Ralf Kotalla, no. 010217 is consistent with the dating of this lot.

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