A CHINESE SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY RHYTON, TANG DYNASTY
of horn shape, the coupe tapering to a goose-form terminal, the fowl reaching its neck forward and clasping its tail in its beak to form a loop handle, the exterior surface modeled with anatomical features and a stippled texture, splashed with amber, green, and brown glazes
length 5 in.; 12.7 cm
Property from the Collection of Mrs. Mary Cohen, Sotheby's London, July 14, 1970, lot 9
Arts of the Tang Dynasty, The Oriental Ceramic Society, London, 1955, cat. no. 146.