Two Standing, Braying Camels, One Buff, One White, Their Backs Laden With Goods
2003.193.1 (buff camel on right) and 2003.193.2 (white camel on left) © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.193
Title
Two Standing, Braying Camels, One Buff, One White, Their Backs Laden with Goods
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
funerary sculpture
Date
550 - 577
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Six Dynasties period, Northern Qi dynasty, 550-577
Culture
Chinese
Location
Level 1, Room 1600, Early Chinese Art, Arts of Ancient China from the Bronze Age to the Golden Age
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Molded, medium gray earthenware with cold-painted pigments; localized areas with cold-painted pigments over white ground
Dimensions
2003.193.1: H. 35 x W. 27.5 x D. 16.5 cm (13 3/4 x 10 13/16 x 6 1/2 in.)
2003.193.2: H. 33.5 x W. 25 x D. 19.5 cm (13 3/16 x 9 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Provenance
Anthony M. Solomon, New York (by 2003), gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2003.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Anthony M. Solomon
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.193
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Publication History

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum/ Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 32

Exhibition History

32Q: 1600 Early China II, Harvard Art Museums, 11/01/2014

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