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Ancient Chinese Pottery Earthenware parade horse, Wei dynasty with TL - 34cm H x 42cm L

Lot reference 22002091
Ancient Chinese Pottery Earthenware parade horse, Wei dynasty with TL - 34cm H x 42cm L

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Current bid $4,386
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Location: Belgium
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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386-534, NORTHERN WEI - China

Outstanding earthenware"mingqi" featuring a standing parade horse.
Northern Wei dynasty (386-534) confirmed by a thermolumescence test from Ralf Kotalla (will be transmitted to the buyer).
Size : 34cm high X 42cm long
Wonderful condition, lots of pigment remaining, no damage.
Grey pottery coated with black slip (rarer) and multicolored, well preserved red, orange and green pigments.

This horse is typical from the Wei style:
Standing four square on stand with slender legs, small head leaning forward, powerfully arched neck, broad chests, enhanced mane, large twisted saddle blanket, undocked tail. Nicely modeled harmesses embellished with conch shells and bells. The twisted blanket comes atop a stiff board designed to enhance the importance of the animal.
Horse coming from the central Asian region of Ferghana, which was highly favored by the Chinese imperial court and upper classes for their spirit and vitality.

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No shipping to USA according to Archeology regulations.

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United States $626.62
Austria $341.79
Belgium $34.18
Canada $740.55
Denmark $341.79
France $284.83
Germany $284.83
Ireland $341.79
Italy $341.79
Luxembourg $284.83
Netherlands $284.83
Norway $341.79
Poland $341.79
Portugal $341.79
Spain $341.79
Sweden $341.79
Switzerland $341.79
United Kingdom $341.79
Rest of Europe $341.79
Anywhere else $626.62

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