21 September 2000
PROPERTY FROM THE SCHLOSS COLLECTION
An Unusual Amber-Glazed Red Pottery Equestrian Figure
Northern Wei Dynasty
Hollow modeled as a stout horse covered in full armor standing foursquare on a rectangular base, the rider also wearing armor and a helmet with circular opening that frames his face, the top of the scabbard held in his left hand pierced, partially covered with an amber glaze shading in areas to olive
91/8in. (23.2cm.) long, wood stand
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