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wooden rider on camel
  • South America
  • wooden rider on camel, date unknown
  • Where object was made: South America?
  • paint, wood
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 1929.0024
Description

Wooden sculpture of a male figure on a camel. The camel has a red, green, yellow and white blanket over its humps. There are three green, red, yellow bands around the neck of the camel. The man is wearing green and red striped pants and a yellow, green and red dotted shirt. His hands are held in front of him. The camel is standing on a rectangular base with a red top and green and red sides.