A rare and unusual Tomb pottery figure of a Sheep, Chinese, Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 AD.
The figure well-proportioned and finely glaced with good details. The glace in white (Wool-colour) and bright green on the horns.
Ming Dynasty figures of attendants are fairly common and comes in a variety of styles and periods, domestic animals are on the other hand, very scarcely seen. The current group that we sell is the first that we ever had in 20 years!
Size: 14,5 cm. tall and 13,5 cm. long.
Condition: Superb, the glace with fine age crackles.