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LOT 0349

Estimate
GBP (£) 2,500 - 3,500
EUR (€) 2,860 - 4,000
USD ($) 3,190 - 4,460

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£2,340 (EUR 2,674; USD 2,983) (+bp*) Add to Watch list

Chinese Tang Prancing Horse

Tang Dynasty, 618-906 AD

A ceramic horse figurine with one foreleg raised, elegantly arched neck with long flowing mane in red pigment, the head with black detailing, open mouth, muscular body, the tail tied short and secured with a string; standing on a rectangular base, hollow to the underside. 5.6 kg, 44cm (17 1/4"). Finely modelled.

Provenance
Ex North London gentleman; formerly in a private collection formed between 1990 and 2000; accompanied by original thermoluminescence test certificate no.C119c98 issued by Oxford Authentication Ltd.


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

Viewing from noon Monday 27th May 2019
Champagne Reception: 6pm - 9pm

Tuesday 28th May 2019 (Day 1)
10am : Lots 1 - 660

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

10am GMT Start (Lunch 1.30 - 2pm)
Wednesday 29th May 2019 (Day 2)
Lots 700 - 1400
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Lots 1401 - 2112
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Lots 2113 - 2817
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Coins: 3401 - 3579
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