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Lot 26Painted Pottery Figure of an Official
Tang Dynasty
The standing figure with hands clasped before him is dressed in court robes with floral designs on the chest and sleeve. Height 23 1/8 inches (58.7 cm).

Estimate $1,500-2,000

Sawn and repaired across the hips; surface soiled, but probably would clean well. Pigments rubbed, but designs of cloud scrolls clear on the hem and facial details remain well.

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