Vase "Hu" terracotta decorated in red slip, black and white geometric patterns and spirals. Anses in the form of Taotie mask, animal mask which in this context represents a chimera
TL made by Oxford - reference C117f37 dating established in the 2nd Century which corresponds to the period of the Han Dynasty.
Buyers are responsable for import regulation and restrictions of their own country"
Excellent condition considering the age of the piece
See pictures for the overall condition of the piece.
Former private collection C. Mines, purchased by the father of the current owner in the late 1970s, early 1980s.
Validated by Cabinet Portier & Ass. on december 2017
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Catawiki disclaimer: This piece has been dated based on a TL test. No further tests, such as, an analysis of pigments or radiography scans have been conducted to check the integrity of the piece.
- Número total de itens
- Dinastia Han (206 a.C. - 220 d.C.)
- Região/País de origem
- Título da obra de arte
- Hu vase with two Taotie masks
- Bom estado, veja descrição
- 49×19×19 cm