Amazing Tang Female Polo Player Oxford Certificate
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: item # 414667
Please refer to our stock # 55FPOLO when inquiring.
9219 US Hwy 42 Suite D
Prospect, KY 40059
Subject to prior sale
Amazing Tang Dynasty Tomb Pottery Female Polo Player With Oxford TL Certificate
Period: Tang Dynasty 618 to 907, China.
Size: This statue is approximately 16 inches in length.
Condition: The statue is in beautiful condition with good original pigment still remaining. Professionally restored legs not visible to the eye. Color fading, abrasions, small chips and/or minor deterioration with possible areas of expert restoration is not unusual in burial pieces of this age.
Description: This is a very beautiful female polo player on horse back. During the Tang Dynasty women enjoyed many privileges such as horse riding and playing polo that were previously male only sports. The female polo player and the horse are both beautifully sculpted. This polo player has been thermoluminescence tested by Oxford Authentication dating it to the Tang period. A copy of the TL Certificate appears in the last photo. Item Number 55FPolo.
Shipping, Handling & Insurance: This item is in our U.S. Gallery and will be shipped via FedEx to the Continental U.S. for $40 and to Europe for $250 in a special custom crate for safe delivery. These shipping charges are estimates and may vary up to 40%. Please contact us for your destination.