A figure of a female attendant

Sancai-glazed Height 41 cm (16.1 in.) China, Tang Dynasty, 618-906

The modelled figure is standing with legs slightly apart and her hands clasped in front. The lady is shown with a full, rounded face; her hair fashioned into a double-chignon and wearing a high-waisted open-neck dress with a green bodice and straw-glazed sash wrapped around her shoulders, above an amber-coloured skirt resting on her cloud-shaped shoes.

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The Sze Yuan Tang Collection

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Littleton & Hennessy Asian Art

"Chinese Works of Art"

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