A pair of Han Dynasty pottery warriors; each of good size, in underlying grey pottery with much of the original painted pigments remaining; showing the faces with oriental features and stern expressions; wearing body armour over their thigh-length tunics and shortened trousers; the hands clenched and a central hole which would originally have held weapons ie spears and/or swords etc. c/w perspex stand.
Western Han Dynasty: Circa 2nd-1st century BC.
Cf. Catalogue no.14, page 71; The Quest for Eternity; Chinese Ceramic Sculptures from the People’s Republic of China.
NB. Price is for each figure.