A Chinese Tang Dynasty pottery Camel

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A beautifully sculptured and painted pack Camel.
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$ 14500.00


A beautifully sculptured and painted Tang Dynasty pottery Camel. Loaded with various trade items for the long journey along the Silk Route. A very unusual form resting on a trapezoid tile base in a pose of either about to stand or coming to rest. The original pigment still vibrant.

This piece is accompanied by a thermoluminescence test certificate from the Oxford Authenticity, United Kingdom (HK 2123-691)



Tang Dynasty Circa 618 to 907 A.D., China


Height: 20 cm / Length: 30 cm / Depth: 12 cm


Minor surface wear, in otherwise fine condition.