Kohl vessel in the form of an extinct camelid with bird-topped applicator

Arsenic copper 12.2 cm (4.8 in.)(excluding pin) Bactrian - 3rd-2nd millennium BC
Provenance
Private collection, Europe, 1980s
Literature
Giancarlo Ligabue and Sandro Salvatori, eds, Bactria: An Ancient Oasis Civilization from the Sands of Afghanistan, Venice, 1988, ill. 81, p. 184

Exhibited
Sotheby's New York, 5 June 2008

EXHIBITOR

The Merrin Gallery, Inc.

"Ethnographic Art and Ancient Art"

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