Sold – Northern Qi Kneeling Camel Figure

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Description

Dimensions 31 × 17 × 28 cm
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Origin

Period

Camel kneeling. During the Tang era, the camels arriving from the Silk Road were symbols of precious commodities. Chinese were particularly excited about what they were carrying and potential novelties.

In ancient China, numerous tomb figurines and other artifacts were designed specifically to be buried with the deceased in large burial mounds. They were made to serve the emperors & other important people in the afterlife.

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Sold – Northern Qi Kneeling Camel Figure

Please call us at +336 66 46 82 30 or write to us for a delivery quote.

Description

Dimensions 31 × 17 × 28 cm
Material(s)

Origin

Period

Camel kneeling. During the Tang era, the camels arriving from the Silk Road were symbols of precious commodities. Chinese were particularly excited about what they were carrying and potential novelties.

In ancient China, numerous tomb figurines and other artifacts were designed specifically to be buried with the deceased in large burial mounds. They were made to serve the emperors & other important people in the afterlife.

Need more images? Want to make an offer or have any questions? Get in touch!

Ref. SF030