Large Antique Chinese Carved Stone Sculpture of a T'ang Warrior Mounting a Horse 19th. Century
Classical Chinese Hand Carved Stone Sculpture of a Soldier Mounting his Horse.
This heavy antique piece is very well executed and carefully hand carved - modelled in the style of the Tang dynasty. The sculpture portrays a T'ang dynasty warrior or soldier mounting his horse and preparing for battle with his sword at his side. Made from a hard (4 on the mohs scale) and dense stone with an attractive mottled brown/black coloration. Very tactile and smooth to the touch.
Very good condition with only minor expected surface wear.
Age: 19th Century.
An imposing statue, and a statement piece suitable for many a style of home.
14 1/2" long x 6" wide x 11 1/2" tall.
28 pounds. Subsidised shipping.