Lot 1243: Chinese Caparisoned Horse
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Northern Wei Dynasty, 386-534 AD. A terracotta horse figurine on a lozengiform base; finely modelled harness, saddle and bridle with pendants and bells, plume to the mane; restrained red pigment to the horse's harness and mane; hollow to the underside. 2.4 kg, 35.5cm (14"). From an important London collection, acquired in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.