T’ang Horse

This is said to be T’ang but in fact it is a replica made about 200 years ago to embellish the houses of merchants and aristocrats. It is made of terra cotta. The style of this horse is not unlike those of the late Han period as the design of the saddle is identical so

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Staffordshire Equestrian Statuette

These statuettes were produced from potteries in Staffordshire from 1800’s to the 1900’s with a riot of subjects from famous criminals to royalty, sporting events, farming, entertainment. This statue is delightfully picturesque, showing a girl riding home with a hare. The hare was a symbol of fecundity, although these pieces were not conversational, just made

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