London, South Kensington
2 September 1999
A Chinese buff pottery model of a saddled horse
the beast standing four square on a rectangular base, with its head raised and turned slightly to the left, traces of red and black pigments remaining -- 12in. (32.4cm.) high, Tang Dynasty, (some restoration and old wear).
See Colour Plate 4.
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