Ancient Chinese Tang Dynasty Terracotta Polo Player

Ancient Chinese Tang Dynasty Terracotta Polo Player

Item Number: 20434


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Period: Tang Dynasty 618-907 CE.
Dimensions: 11 ", H with stand 12 3/4" (32 cm).
Condition: Excellent, with some restoration
Region: China
Provenance: Acquired by the present owner at the Drouot auction house in Paris in the 70's. Previously in an old French collection.
A very fine polo player with rare extensive polychrome remaining, beautifully modeled and animated. With its beautiful Lucite custom stand, it makes a stunning display.

This Polo Player was one of a pair. We had the other piece tested by Oxford Authentication Ltd. and that certificate is available. We stand by our lifetime guaranty on this piece.