Ferghana horses were among China’s first major imports that
originated from an area of Central Asia. The horses, as depicted
in Tang tombs of the dynasty in clay “resemble the animals on
the golden medal of Eucratides, King of Bactria (Bibliotheque
Nationale in Paris).”
Ferghana horse is referred to as the Ferghana horse is often
referred to as”the “heavenly horse” in China or the Nisean
horse in the West.