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LOT 1231

Estimate
GBP (£) 200 - 300
EUR (€) 230 - 350
USD ($) 250 - 370

Sold for (Inc. bp): £260

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CHINESE SONG TILE WITH HANDPRINT
SONG DYNASTY, 960-1279 A.D.
11 3/4 in. (5.85 kg, 30 cm high).

A rectangular ceramic tile with elaborate ogival niche, figure dressed in long robes and playing a wind instrument executed in high-relief with painted detailing; reverse with maker's handprints.

PROVENANCE:
Acquired 1990s.
West Country, UK, collection.

CONDITION