Ming-Dynasty Zodiac Figure

DKK950.00

Description

Price: 950 DKK.
Gravefigures is a tradition originating from the first chinese emperor Qin She Huang. The figures were a symbol of status and were supposed to protect and help the owner in the afterlife.

This is a so-called Zodiac figure. They usually come in a set of 12 - where each of them are holding an animal. This figure is holding a little sheep.
This has been glazed in a nice turquoise and darkblue paint.
The zodiac figures were also only used for the highest in society.

Year: 1368 a.d. - 1644 a.d., Ming-Dynasty

Condition: Very good

Height: 19.3 cm
Length: 6.6 cm
Width: 7 cm

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