A NABATEAN BRONZE CAMEL
circa 1st century b.c./a.d.
Standing with the feet close together, the head thrown back, with short ears, incised eyes and slightly open mouth, a thick ring on the neck the remains of a halter
3 1/8in. (7.95cm.) high
For a similar figure of a camel with a rider, see no. 63 in. von Bothmer, ed., Glories of the Past, Ancient Art from the Shelby White and Leon Levy Collection.