Highly Unusual Song Dynasty Figure With Snake

£ 675.00

Very rare figure draped with a snake and highly ornate decorations. The detailing of this unglazed piece is well-defined.



Date: 969 - 1279 AD
Period: Song Dynasty
Condition: Fine condition; signs of ageing and earthy encrustations on the surface.


The Song Dynasty is famous for its artistic achievements, both literary and visual, and is the most impressive era in later imperial Chinese history, in terms of cultural development. The Song Dynasty is well-known for its innovation of decorative ceramics and pottery.



Weight 642 g
Dimensions W 13.5 x H 25 cm

Pottery and Porcelain



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