Lot 1263: Chinese Gilt Crouching Camel Figure
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD. A gilt bronze figure of a camel lying down, neck turned to one side and head reaching to humps and with mouth open; detailing of fur to the mane and underside displaying bent legs. 157 grams, 49mm (2"). Property of a London collector; by inheritance from his grandfather; acquired during travels in the Far East in the 1920s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.