Lot 424

TWO CHINESE LIMESTONE EPITAPHS.

Tang Dynasty.

One of square form with an long calligraphic inscription, the other with a square panel raised on angular shoulders, the top incised with a nine-panel inscription among scrolling foliage, 56cm x 56cm. (2)

唐   石刻碑一對 See China: Dawn of a Golden Age, 200–750 A.D, 2004, p 334, pl 233 for a similar example of Tang dynasty Epitaph dated 742 AD.

Estimate: £1,000-£2,000