London, South Kensington
29 March 2007
A Chinese pottery model of a saddled horse, Tang dynasty
in a striding pose standing on well defined muscular legs, the head held high, with ears pricked above the forelock, bulging eyes painted black, nostrils flared and mouth open, with a detachable saddle, traces of red, black and white pigments -- 18 5/8in. (47.2cm.) high.
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Thermoluminescence test number C205b8 is consistent with the dating of this lot.
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