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    Sale 1980

    Christie's Interiors

    2 - 3 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 406

    A PAIR OF CHINESE POTTERY HEADS OF GUARDIANS AND A POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAMEL,

    TANG DYNASTY (618-907),

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CHINESE POTTERY HEADS OF GUARDIANS AND A POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAMEL,
    TANG DYNASTY (618-907),
    together with a Cizhou-style triple gourd vase decorated with an overall pattern of scrolling foliage
    The heads 11½in. (29.2cm.) high (4)


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    Provenance

    Each acquired between 1920 and 1948.
    The camel with a paper label for the Samuel T. Peters Collection.