Asian Art Auction

September 2227, 2018
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LOT 283

Lot 283

A Pottery Standing Camel, Tang Dynasty

A Pottery Standing Camel, Tang Dynasty
Lot 283 Details
A Pottery Standing Camel, Tang Dynasty

唐 三彩駱駝

The Bactrian camel with its head raised and mouth agape, faint coal-painted decorations across the body, fixed foursquare on a rectangular base
height 13 in — 33 cm

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


old repairs to legs

LOT 283

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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