Lot 2507
Arts of the East: Asian Ceramics & Works of Art | 16 December 2021
A rare Han dynasty wooden cart with two horses and figures

Han dynasty, 206 BC - 220 AD, China

A spectacular ancient Chinese tomb gift. A horse drawn carriage with two figures. The horses particularly expressive. With age report ('carbon14' test Radiocarbon dating) from Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, which confirms the wood to be of Han period. Some missing parts replaced (not original but added later as substitute for missing parts) and some of the painted decoration has been enhanced. With a custom made plexiglass display case (125x75x55 cm).

Horses; H 50, L 50 cm

€ 4.000,00
€ 6.000,00