A rare and unusual pair of Tomb pottery figures of horses, Chinese, dating to the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.
The figures are very cute and attractive and finely glaced with good details. The glace in white and brown and bright green for the details of manes, tails etc.
Ming Dynasty figures of attendants are fairly common and comes in a variety of styles and periods, domestic animals are on the other hand, very scarcely seen. The current group that we sell is the first that we ever had in 20 years!
Size: approx 14-14,5 cm. long and 13-14 cm. tall.
Condition: Superb, the glace with fine age crackles.
Ex. Danish Private Collection