Northern Qi Dignitary
 Dimensions: 10h
 Material: Dark Pottery
 Origin: Shandong
 Period: Mid 6th Century
 Catalog#: MM 664A

 

This pottery horse of the Northern Qi period is depicted with an exaggerated high curve on the neck giving the animal a more majestic look. The four legs of the horse are shown standing straight without much movement. The face of the dignitary figure resembles the Buddha sculptures produced in the period calm and peaceful showing dignity.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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