A Chinese Tang dynasty pottery model of a horse. The majestic animal is portrayed standing foursquare on a rectangular plinth, head slightly turned. A saddle and saddle blanket are draped elegantly over the back. A white slip mostly intact, with scattered areas of wear, revealing the red clay body underneath.
TL tested by Oxford Authentication
|MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES:
||Remnants of pigment, Molded red pottery, white slip decorated
||Molded red pottery, white slip decorated, remnants of pigment
||Good. Very good condition for age; repairs and restorations as expected; loss to the tail.
||Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
||12.25 in. (31 cm)
||11.5 in. (29 cm)
||4 in. (10 cm)
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