Horse Head: Han Dynasty Terra cotta

One Han Dynasty terra cotta horse head effigy; unglazed; the solid rather than hollow head is stylistic with no ears; traces of red paint in nostrils and inner mouth area; open hole in mouth on one side and a filled in hole directly opposite on the other side; mouth pose is unnatural for a horse unless it had a bit in and was straining against it.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 1700 x 500 x 1640mm (66 15/16 x 19 11/16 x 64 9/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 1170 x 1160 x 470mm (46 1/16 x 45 11/16 x 18 1/2")
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Comes with a custom made stand.
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