Ancient Chinese Wei Dynasty Pottery Buddha Shrine - 439 Ad


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Ancient Chinese Wei Dynasty Pottery Buddha Shrine - 439 Ad:
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A very rare and impressive terracotta Shrine of Buddha, the enlightened one, dating to China's Wei Dynasty (439 - 534 A.D.).

A powerful piece, carved as opposed to molded, with excellent detail and pigment preservation. This shrine would have been placed in an ancient Buddhist temple, perhaps offered as a gift.

Height of Shrine: 12 1/2inches.

Condition: Very good.Unrestored.

Provenance:

This piece is from a large number of mostly Chinese antiques, purchased from a shop clearance in the south of England. These items were all exhibited at London department store Fortnum & Mason, approximately 15 years ago. Scans of the exhibition flyer, obtained from the previous owner, can be supplied to the buyer upon request.

Please note; this is a genuine Wei Dynasty artefact offered for sale without reserveto promote our other Chinese antiquities.

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