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LOT 0341

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GBP (£) 3,000 - 4,000
EUR (€) 3,310 - 4,420
USD ($) 3,660 - 4,880

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£2,700 (EUR 2,981; USD 3,297) (+bp*) Add to Watch list

Chinese Tang Horse and Rider Figure

Tang Dynasty, 618-906 AD

A finely modelled ceramic figurine of a horse and rider on a quadrilateral base; the horse with textured saddle and sheepskin cover, painted harness and bridle; the figure in riding boots and coat, 'Phrygian' style cap, with hands held before the body in gripping pose. 5.5 kg, 52cm (20 1/2"). Finely modelled.

Provenance
Property of a North London gentleman; formerly in a private collection formed between 1990 and 2000; accompanied by an original thermoluminescence test certificate issued by Laboratory Kotalla of Germany, report number 05CM260619.


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Auction Venue:
The May Fair Hotel London
Stratton Street
Mayfair London, W1J 8LT

Viewing from noon Monday 2nd September 2019
Champagne Reception: 6pm - 9pm

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Auction Venue:
The Court House
363 Main Road
Harwich, CO12 4DN


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