Ancient Chinese Spirit

Ancient Chinese Spirit

Item Number: 7768

$2,750.00

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Period: Sui Dynasty (581-618 CE)
Dimensions: 13" H
Material: Glazed Terracotta
Condition: Excellent
Region: China
Provenance: Out of an old English collection purchased in the 60's in London by the present owner.
Description
A very rare Ancient Chinese Sui Dynasty Spirit with original polychrome details over straw glaze (the forerunner of celadon).
With finely painted, original details. The Sui Dynasty was a short-lived imperial dynasty of pivotal significance as it unified the North and South and reinstalled the ethnic Han people's rule.

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