View 1 of Lot 235. A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED 'DRAGON' EWER, TANG DYNASTY | 唐 白釉綠彩龍首執壺.
View 1 of Lot 235. A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED 'DRAGON' EWER, TANG DYNASTY | 唐 白釉綠彩龍首執壺.
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A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED 'DRAGON' EWER, TANG DYNASTY | 唐 白釉綠彩龍首執壺

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

TANG SANCAI - THE SZE YUAN TANG COLLECTION | 思源堂舊藏唐三彩珍品

A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED 'DRAGON' EWER, TANG DYNASTY | 唐 白釉綠彩龍首執壺

A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED 'DRAGON' EWER, TANG DYNASTY | 唐 白釉綠彩龍首執壺

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

TANG SANCAI - THE SZE YUAN TANG COLLECTION

思源堂舊藏唐三彩珍品

A RARE GREEN-SPLASHED 'DRAGON' EWER

TANG DYNASTY

唐 白釉綠彩龍首執壺


the ovoid-shaped body rising to a short neck and a flared rim, set with an elaborate dragon spout to one side, with an arched handle modelled as a chilong dragon clambering over the rim, glazed with a straw-coloured base with splashes of green

Height 18.5 cm, 7¼ in.

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The dating of this lot is consistent with the result of a thermoluminescence test, C-Link Research & Development Ltd., no. 9432XA27.