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Bactrian Camel

late 7th–early 8th century c.e.

Earthenware with three-color (sancai) glaze

22 × 16 × 5 1/2 in. (55.9 × 40.6 × 14 cm)
Gift of H. Christopher Luce, B.A. 1972, in honor of Henry R. Luce, B.A. 1920
2009.198.14
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Tang dynasty (618–907 c.e.)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

China, before 1937; Collection of Henry R. Luce; Estate of Henry Luce III, New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.