An exceptional Chinese painted pottery of foreign groom with dignified appearance, bulging eyes, high nose and long beard, wearing tunic and hat, clenching his hands, with red, black, brown and white pigments remaining. Thermoluminescence test from Oxford is included.
During the Tang Dynasty, a large number of people of Ouigour (huihe) origin from Tianshan region in Central Asia came to China to work as grooms.
Age: China, Tang Dynasty, A.D. 618 - 907
Measurement: Height 59.5 C.M. / Width 22.2 C.M.
Condition: Well-preserved old burial condition overall with some amount of soil adherings (some abrasions and wearings on the piece due to the long burial time underground). Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
Shipment: Worldwide shipping from Bangkok, Thailand at actual cost. Please e-mail us for the shipping fee.