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Asian Chinese Art Antique Bactrian Camels circa 15th Century Ex Christie's HK

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A rare pair of antique Chinese pottery figures of a Bactrian camels A superbly modeled pair of pottery camels highly detailed replete with saddles and accouterments, including hunted animals and birds and water bottles On a rectangular bases the pottery with remains of colored pigments Ming dynasty (1368-1644 CE) and earlier Dimensions: H 27 x W 26 x D 10 cm & H 19 x W 27 x D 11 cm Condition: Fine condition showing archaeological patina and encrustations commensurate with age. Provenance: Ex Christie's Hong Kong (lot number and sale number on base) UK Collection acquired before 1960.   

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    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 9.85 in. x W 11.03 in. x D 4.34 in.H 25 cm x W 28 cm x D 11 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    LU3650315318152
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