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Painted Pottery Figure Leading a Camel
 

Tang Dynasty

45 centimeters high

Unearthed from the tomb of Qi Biming, Xianyang City, Shaanxi Province in 1974

The painted pottery figure presents a camel attendant from the West. With turban on head and whiskers, he portrays a typical camel attendant travelling on the Silk Road.