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Painted Pottery Prancing Caparisoned Horse

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Painted Pottery Prancing Caparisoned Horse, China, Tang dynasty, standing with the right leg raised wearing a saddle and saddle cloth, with traces of cream, red and black pigment detailing the eyes, ears, nostrils, bridle and saddle cloth, ht. 23 in.

Note: Copy of TL test consistent with suggested date.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, 1st millennium, Saddle, Tang dynasty

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