Lot 39Group of Four Chinese Glazed Pottery Mounted Horses
Tang Dynasty and Tang Dynasty Style
All four horses standing four-square on a rectangular base, each glazed in chestnut, three females and one male rider, dressed in glazed green tunics and different caps, each with hands raised and heads turned, the head, hands and saddle and saddle cloths unglazed and painted with black and red pigment detailing. Heights 14 1/2 inches.
Three horse and riders with a Thermoluminescence test, Daybreak Nuclear and medical systems, Inc, 5/17/91, sample number 363A332 is consistent with the dating of this piece
Sold for $5,313
Two horse and riders with a Thermoluminescence test, Daybreak Nuclear and medical systems, Inc, 5/17/91, sample number 363A332 is consistent with the dating of this piece
All with general surface wear, small surface losses, two with repairs to legs, horse ears and tails.
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