Tang dynasty (618-907), China - with TL test
Pottery "mingqi" featuring a standing female horse with a removable saddle.
Tang dynasty (618-907)
Grey pottery coated with white slip and well preserved red and orange pigments.
The horse is wonderfully rendered with a detailed facial expression, her rolled-up lips showing here male that she is ready for mate.
The saddle is detailed as well, with 3 layers (blanket, saddle and a knotted cover on top).
The horse is standing on her four legs, without pottery terrace. The knotted tail is typical of the Tang dynasty.
This is a rare model of Tang horse, measuring 35,5cm high and 35cm long.
Wonderful condition, no visible damage.
This horse comes with a TL certificate from Ralf Kotalla, consistent with the Tang period, in 3 different points.
Belgian private collection.
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.La statuette avait remis en mains propre par le propriétaire lui- même (Xavier). Xavier est une personne de connaissances extraordinaires dans l'art chinois. Ce fut un vrai plaisir de lui parler.
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