Ceramic: figure

One unglazed reddish-brown earthenware figure of a saddled horse with a bulb-shaped decoration on the top of its head. Incised details of bridle and saddle straps. Saddle straps present incised zig-zag pattern. Saddle border presents incised S-curve pattern. Incised inscription in Chinese characters on rear lip of saddle.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 340 x 106.15 x 280mm (13 3/8 x 4 3/16 x 11")
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Marks/Inscriptions: This representes 1000 chariots and 10,000 horses; Type of mark: Inscription


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