Excellent quality and large 48.5 cm. tall Ming Dynasty pottery figure dating from 1368-1644 AD. This court Male Attendant is standing over a high hexagonal plinth and wears fine Daopao Style robes in various blue tones. The unglazed areas have pigmented colors in red, black and white. Finely painted and expressive facial details. The head is detachable, as often seen on the larger figures from this period.
The figure holds a book at his chest level. Very impressive and heavy conversation piece!
Condition: Excellent, finely preserved glaze and pigment, undamaged and no repairs. Ex. Danish Collection. The set is guaranteed authentic and comes with a COA and TL Test No. 21B011116 from Laboratory Kotalla in Germany, the oldest private laboratory specialized in Scientific Authenticity of Thermoluminescence Analysis in the world.