Asian Art Auction

September 2227, 2018
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LOT 236

Lot 236

A Sancai Figure of a Heavenly Warrior, Ming Dynasty

A Sancai Figure of a Heavenly Warrior, Ming Dynasty
Lot 236 Details
A Sancai Figure of a Heavenly Warrior, Ming Dynasty

明 三彩天將一尊

The deity seated squarely on a throne, dressed as a heavenly warrior official green-glazed robes with brown and yellow borders
height 14.6 in — 37 cm

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


loss to crown and breastplate

LOT 236

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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