Chinese Tomb Figure Tang Dynasty Bactrian Camel

AGE: – Early Tang Dynasty or earlier (618 A.D. – 907 A.D)
CONSTRUCTION: – Earthenware (One corner of base with repair)
HEIGHT: – 42cm
WIDTH:– 18cm
LENGTH: – 36cm
WEIGHT:– 4.10 kg.
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Tomb Figure Tang Dynasty Bactrian Camel carrying food items and food containers attached to a saddle with remnants of coloured pigment. A tomb figure such as this was a popular funerary object from the Han dynasty onwards, made to accompany the deceased into the afterlife; these objects are referred to as ming qi or spirit objects, also known as vessels for ghosts.
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Tomb Figure Tang Dynasty Bactrian Camel
Tomb Figure Tang Dynasty Bactrian Camel
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Right Side view Chinese Tang Dynasty Bactrian Camel
Chinese Tang Dynasty Bactrian Camel
Front face view Tang dynasty Earthenware Camel
Front view Chinese Tang Dynasty Camel
Side back view Tang Dynasty Bactrian Camel
Tang Dynalsty Bactrian Stoneware Camel
Top view Chinese Tang Dynasty Stoneware Bactrian Camel
Inside view Tang Dynasty Camel
Inside view Tang Dynasty Stoneware Camel
Base view Tang Dynasty Stoneware Camel
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