June 17, 2021 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Chinese Terracotta Sculpture of a Bactrian Camel

probably Tang dynasty, hollow figure standing four square on rectangular base, carrying a saddle bag, cloth, and other objects, traces of red pigment, 12-7/8 x 14-1/2 in.; with wooden stand

Provenance:Kerteux Antiques, Libertad 1249, Buenos Aires, Argentina (label attached); Sotheby's Parke-Bernet, New York, NY, Lot 131, purchased April 1978 for $550 (accompanied by copy of bid form, SPB lot sticker attached to wood stand); Private Collection, Durham, North Carolina


repairs throughout, some flaking and losses consistent with age 

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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