A Yuan Pottery Figure of a Female Servant. The Hand-Modelled Yuan Pottery Figure of an Elegant Lady with a Complex Coiled Chignon Stands on a Square Base, there is a Hole to Take a Object (Banner or other item she would have held) in the Joint of Her Left Arm.
Chip to the base c.22 x 4 mm.
Height : 28.7 cm (11 1/4 inches).
For a Yuan Pottery Figure of this Type Recovered from a Tomb Dated to the 1320`s See : The Quest For Eternity, Chinese Ceramic Sculpture From The People`s Republic Of China (Editor Susan L. Carolli, Thames and Hudson, 1987) Pages 150-152 Item 101. For a similar Yuan figure see our `Sold` items stock number 19087.