Blatant camel. Terracotta, traces of polychromy. China.... - Lot 354 - FEE - Stanislas Machoïr

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Blatant camel. Terracotta, traces of polychromy. China.... - Lot 354 - FEE - Stanislas Machoïr
Blatant camel. Terracotta, traces of polychromy. China. Tang Dynasty. 618 to 907. 30xH35cm The camel is represented standing on a terrace, loaded with goods that it carries along the along the Silk Road. Such camels evoked for the Chinese elite the wealth that would accompany them in the afterlife. But they also evoke for us the interest of exchanges between countries.
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