A large ochre-glazed pottery horse Tang Dynasty (2)

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Lot 170
A large ochre-glazed pottery horse
Tang Dynasty

Sold for £ 12,500 (US$ 16,725) inc. premium
The Property of a Gentleman 士紳藏品
A large ochre-glazed pottery horse
Tang Dynasty
Modelled standing proudly foursquare, the head turned slightly to the right with open mouth, wide nostrils and ears pricked up, the body covered with a rich ochre-toned glaze, darker in the recesses, the high saddle unglazed but with traces of red pigment, wood stand.
51cm (20in) long (2).

Footnotes

  • 唐 赭釉馬俑

    Provenance: purchased from Charles Nott Ltd., London, on 19 October 1950
    A Scottish private collection

    來源: 1950年10月19日購自倫敦古董商Charles Nott Ltd.
    蘇格蘭私人收藏

    The result of thermoluminescence test no C114j3, dated August 2014, from Oxford Authentication Ltd., is consistent with the dating of this lot.
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A large ochre-glazed pottery horse Tang Dynasty (2)
A large ochre-glazed pottery horse Tang Dynasty (2)
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