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Outstanding pottery "mingqi" representing a Large Glazed Pottery Horse with Saddle.
Red earthenware coated with white slip and remains of yellow, green, dark red, black pigment.
Excellent condition, much of the original pigment remaining.
Height 35,5 cm. Wide 33,5 cm.
Excavated from the tomb in Qianxian, Shaanxi province.
- Provenance: AAG (former Glerum) auction house, Amsterdam
Dutch private collection purchased from above.
An intact (not broken or repaired). A very nice glazed pottery horse, finely modeled, glazed white body and glazed saddle.
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Catawiki disclaimer: This piece has been dated based on a TL test. No further tests, such as, an analysis of pigments or radiography scans have been conducted to check the integrity of the piece.
- Ming Dynastie (1368-1644)
- Regio / land van herkomst
- Titel kunstwerk
- A Large Glazed Pottery Horse with Saddle, with TL test, H- 35,5 cm., W- 33,5 cm.
- Zeer goede staat, zie beschrijving
- 35,5×33,5×0 cm