21 March 2000
A Sancai-Glazed Pottery Figure of a Seated Earth Spirit
Seated on his haunches on a pierced rounded square base, the face unglazed with large ears, horn and a simple flame to the back of the head, the brow with some straw glaze, the chest and trunk splash-glazed in green, the wings incised and with green glaze
34in. (86.3cm.) high
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