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LOT 0177

Estimate
GBP (£) 500 - 700
EUR (€) 590 - 820
USD ($) 660 - 930

Sold for (Inc. bp): £699

South Arabian Inscribed Camel Figurine

Later 1st millennium BC

A bronze camel modelled standing in the round, stylised facial detailing, text inscribed to one side of the body; remains of attachment lugs to the feet. 135 grams, 10.6cm (4 1/4"). Fine condition.

Provenance
From a deceased gentleman, London/Israel collection, 1970-1999.

Literature
Cf. The British Museum, museum number 102480, for comparable.