Lot 18. A LARGE HANIWA EARTHENWARE FIGURE OF A WARRIOR

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Auction date:22.09.2020   10:00 UTC -04:00
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Lot 18 | A LARGE HANIWA EARTHENWARE FIGURE OF A WARRIOR
A LARGE HANIWA EARTHENWARE FIGURE OF A WARRIOR

LATE KOFUN PERIOD (6TH-7TH CENTURY)

Of low-fired reddish clay, modeled as a male figure wearing a hat and armor, the head applied with two long plaits of hair and a sword slung from his waist, painted on the armor and skirt in reddish brown pigment, the results of the report on Thermoluminescence Analysis no. N119s61 obtained by the Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, Oxford University, are consistent with the dating of this lot

36 in. (91.4 cm.) high including wood stand

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