China between 4th and 6th century AD.
Between the Western Jin dynasty and the Northern and Southern dynasties.
Originating from the Kingdom of Wei this pretty statuette depicts a standing servant, in beige terracotta with multicolour highlights.
Exceptional state of conservation for the age of this item.
Lot appraised by Mr François Bigot, graduate of EPHE, Sorbonne, Vice-President of the French Union of Experts in Paris, professor of art history at EAC-IDETH, Paris.
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Catawiki disclaimer: This piece has been dated based on style and patina. No further tests, such as, a TL test, an analysis of pigments or radiography scans have been conducted to check the integrity of the piece.
- Standing figure
- Jin Dynasty (265-420)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Theme/ depiction
- Good condition, see description
- 6×25×7 cm