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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 317

    A SMALL MOLDED GREY POTTERY TILE

    EASTERN HAN DYNASTY (25-220)

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    Estimate

    A SMALL MOLDED GREY POTTERY TILE
    EASTERN HAN DYNASTY (25-220)
    One side molded with five repeating scenes of two seated officials with long, slender swords flanked by a jar on one side and an attendant with food vessels on the other side, above a bottom panel of animals in a mountain landscape, all within a hatchured border, the reverse plain
    18 x 13 in. (46 x 33.5 cm.), stand


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    Provenance

    C.T. Loo & Cie, Paris.
    J.T. Tai & Co., New York, 1974.


    Literature

    Olov Jansé, Briques et Objets Céramiques Funéraires de l'Epoque des Han, C.T. Loo & Cie, Paris, 1936, pl. XVIII (1).