Asian Art – Antiquities, Antiques, Decorative & Vintage

Lot 215:

A CHINESE PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF AN EARTH...

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Start price: £200

Estimated price: £200 - £300

Auction house commission: 20%

VAT: On commission only

A CHINESE PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF AN EARTH SPIRIT, ZHENMUSHOU, TANG DYNASTY (618-907). The horned animal form figure seated facing forwards with flames issuing from the shoulders, with traces of red pigment. 37cm height. Provenance: From a private Essex collection. Purchased from Abhaya Asian Antiques, Hong Kong 2004.

Condition: Repairs to the tines to note.