• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2389

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    14 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 70

    A STAMPED GREY POTTERY HORIZONTAL TILE

    EASTERN HAN DYNASTY (25-220)

    Price Realised  

    A STAMPED GREY POTTERY HORIZONTAL TILE
    EASTERN HAN DYNASTY (25-220)
    The front impressed with three officials wearing heavy robes and holding staffs, separated by prancing horses and a tiger positioned below phoenixes with arched tails, between borders of diamond diaper pattern repeated on the upper and lower edges, with two long arched channels across the back
    20 in. (50.7 cm.) high x 58 5/8 in. (149 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    J.T. Tai & Co., New York, 1965.