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A Porcelain Toy Figure Riding on Horse

A Porcelain Toy Figure Riding on Horse


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1492: Item # 1340555

Please refer to our stock # CH6.43 when inquiring.
 $120.00 
Yuan dynasty is the time when Zaju (Variety show ) begins to take over people’s entertainment life. This adorable porcelain figure captures a Zaju character riding a horse with a typical Shusheng(Scholar, usually a young one) hat in Zaju (Later adopted by Peking Opera).This porcelain figure is well painted with variety of colour. The horse has a red decoration on its head suggests this is a young scholar who had made a success in Keju (Imperial examinations) and he is riding the horse returning to his home proudly to present his achievement. Size: h: 8.8cm width: 7cm Condition: Some colour peel off due to its age, otherwise good.