An important large Chinese tomb pottery figure of an Arab trader, dating to the Tang Dynasty, (618–907 AD)
The figure measure c. 261 mm. and 283mm with the plexi stand (permanently mounted). He standing in his red pigment dress with high hat, hooked Arab/Persian nose, large beard and fine details with pigment. ...click for details
A rare and exquisite pottery cavalry soldier, dating to China, Ming Dynasty 14th.-15th. cent AD.
The warrior is in full armor, very ornate!, equiped with a pair of hand-grenades!. He wears a high helmet and rides a white horse. Perhaps an officer. Interestingly, this figure is green glazed and not blue-glazed as is the normal glazing fo ...click for details