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Chinese Ceramic Court Official Figure

Antiquities - China and Far East


LOT 675

Estimate
GBP (£) 900 - 1,200
EUR (€) 1,020 - 1,360
USD ($) 1,260 - 1,680
Additional Fees*

Sold for (Inc. premium): £1,265

CHINESE CERAMIC COURT OFFICIAL FIGURE

618-906 AD, Tang Dynasty. A ceramic moulded statuette in pale grey-cream fabric depicting an official of the court in formal robes; the hair drawn back and piled beneath the ceremonial headgear; the facial features rounded and benign; the hands drawn up to the chest, revealed by the turned dark green cuffs of the brown robe; the trousers pale yellow with dark green sash emerging from beneath the robe; the belt visible on the reverse; the base quadrangular with rounded corners; the surfaces of the clothing glazed; supplied with custom-made container. 1.12 Kg, 41 cm.

Condition
Extremely fine condition, complete.

Provenance
Accompanied by thermoluminescence analysis certificate.

Date
Thursday 16th December 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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Thursday 16th December 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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