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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263447 (stock #M9064)
Brian Page Antiques
£1,395
Tall Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Female Rider with Oxford TL Test

This attractive model of a horse & female rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a pink-coloured pottery that has been cold-painted in various coloured pigments, traces of which still remain. Note the long sleeves and hairstyle of the lady rider.

This is larger than the majority of known Tang horse and riders with a height of 40 cm (15.75 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263446 (stock #M9046)
Brian Page Antiques
£1,495
Rare Chinese Northern Qi Dynasty Armoured Horse & Rider with Oxford TL Test (AD 550 - 577)

This very rare and interesting pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550 - 577). Such models from this short-lived dynasty are much rarer and have a style quite different to the later Tang Dynasty equivalents...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263443 (stock #M9044)
Brian Page Antiques
£750
Chinese Northern Qi Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Rider

This fine pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550 - 577). Such models from this short-lived dynasty are much rarer and have a style quite different to the later Tang Dynasty equivalents. It has been made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted", mainly in creamy-white and yellow-ochre pigments, on top of which have been applied black, red and brown pigments...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263442 (stock #M9049)
Brian Page Antiques
£650
Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Pack Horse (AD 386 - 534)

This rare and very interesting pottery model of a pack horse, or pony, was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" with black, white and reddish-brown pigments. Note the detail of the pack and saddlebags on the horse's back and of the horse's trappings.

Height 24.5 cm (9.5 inches), length 27.5 cm (10.75 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263441 (stock #M9050)
Brian Page Antiques
£600
Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse and Musician Rider

This rare and interesting pottery model was made during the early part of the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a buff-coloured pottery and is quite "heavily-potted". It has been "cold painted" in a base coat of white pigment on top of which details have been picked out in red and black pigments...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263440 (stock #M9051)
Brian Page Antiques
£650
Chinese Northern Qi Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Rider

This fine pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Northern Qi Dynasty (AD 550 - 577). Such models from this short-lived dynasty are much rarer and have a style quite different to the later Tang Dynasty equivalents. It has been made from a buff-colored pottery that has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments. Note the detail of the rider's clothing.

Height 27.5 cm (10.75 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263439 (stock #M9069)
Brian Page Antiques
£300
Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Saddled Horse (AD 618 - 906)

This pottery model of a saddled horse was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is of a good size, but fairly "crudely" made, although there is good detail to the head. The body has been made in a two-piece mould and the legs carved. It stands on a thick open-cut base...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263438 (stock #M9060)
Brian Page Antiques
£750
Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Pottery Horse with Female Rider

This attractive model of a horse and rider was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is made from a grey pottery that has been cold painted in a creamy-white pigment on top of which have been applied other coloured pigments. Note the detail of the female rider's facial features and hairstyle. 

Height 29.5 cm (11.5 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263437 (stock #M9061)
Brian Page Antiques
£750
Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Pottery Horse with Female Rider

This attractive model of a horse and rider was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is made from a grey pottery that has been cold painted in a creamy-white pigment on top of which have been applied other coloured pigments. Note the detail of the female rider's facial features and hairstyle. 

Height 29.5 cm (11.5 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1263436 (stock #M9057)
Brian Page Antiques
£850
Chinese Tang Dynasty Horse & "Fat Lady" Rider (AD 618 - 906)

This fine and rare pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). Sitting on the horse is a female courtier, often referred to as a "fat lady"; note her clothing and hairstyle...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263435 (stock #M9063)
Brian Page Antiques
£1,200
Chinese Tang Dynasty White Pottery Horse & Rider

This unusual model of a horse & rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a creamy-white pottery that has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments. Note the detail of the overweight rider's clothing and hairstyle.

Height 33.5cm (13 inches)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263434 (stock #M9070)
Brian Page Antiques
£695
Chinese Eastern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Lady Rider

This rare and attractive pottery model of a horse & female rider was made during the Eastern Wei Dynasty (AD 534 - 550)...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263433 (stock #M9067)
Brian Page Antiques
£400
Small Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty Painted Pottery Pack Horse (AD 386 - 534)

This rare and unusually small pottery model of a pack horse, or pony, was made during the Northern Wei Dynasty (AD 386 - 534). It is made from a grey pottery that has been "cold painted" with traces of red and white pigments remaining. Note the detail of the saddle bags and pack. Interestingly, on the surface of the back left hoof is a heavy rust deposit suggesting this horse lay alongside an iron object during its lo...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263432 (stock #M9058)
Brian Page Antiques
£750
Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Rider (AD 618 - 906)

This attractive pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a buff-coloured pottery that has been "cold painted" in a base coat of a creamy-white pigment on top of which have been applied other coloured pigments. The horse is very well-proportioned and stands upright with its head turned a little to its left. The equestrian sits upright in the saddle that is moulded to th...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263431 (stock #M9059)
Brian Page Antiques
£750
Chinese Tang Dynasty Painted Pottery Horse & Female Rider (AD 618 - 906)

This attractive pottery model of a horse and female rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is made from a buff-coloured pottery that has been "cold painted" in a base coat of a creamy-white pigment on top of which have been applied other coloured pigments. The horse is very well-proportioned and stands upright with its head turned a little to its left. The lady equestrian sits leaning back in the sadd...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263430 (stock #M9339)
Brian Page Antiques
£450
Chinese Tang Dynasty Pottery Horse & Rider (AD 618 - 906)

This pottery model of a horse & rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is quite "heavily-potted" and made from a buff-coloured pottery that has been "cold painted" with traces of black and white pigments remaining. The horse stands upright with, very unusually, its head turned slight to its right, extremely rare for a Tang horse, as the vast majority have their heads turned to the left. 

Height 33 cm (13 inches...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263429 (stock #M7077)
Brian Page Antiques
£750
Fine Chinese Tang Dynasty Horse & "Fat Man" Rider (AD 618 - 906)

This fine pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). Sitting on the horse is a male courtier, often referred to as a "fat man", the male equivalent of the "fat lady"; note the clothing and hairstyle. It is made from a relatively high-fired buff-coloured pottery that has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments.

Height 31 cm. There is no obvious sign of repair, as is confirmed...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263428 (stock #M7423)
Brian Page Antiques
£650
Chinese Tang Dynasty Pottery Horse & Rider

This pottery model of a horse and rider was made during the Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 906). It is quite "heavily-potted" and has been "cold painted" in various coloured pigments, very good traces of which remain. In both hands of the rider are the corroded remains of whatever the rider was originally holding, now long since rusted away and lost.

Height 30.5 cm (12 inches). Looking inside the hollow body shows no sign of repair but, as should reasonab...