Asian Art Auction

September 2227, 2018
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LOT 278

Lot 278

A Painted Grey Pottery Head of a Solider, Han Dynasty

A Painted Grey Pottery Head of a Solider, Han Dynasty
Lot 278 Details
A Painted Grey Pottery Head of a Solider, Han Dynasty

漢 灰陶彩繪兵俑首

Realistically modeled features, the hair with traces of black pigment and the face in light coral, mounted on a clear acrylic stand
height 4.7 in — 12 cm

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $204
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Purchased from Pao & Moltke, Toronto


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LOT 278

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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