Miniature: a camel-puller in robe, turban and boots leads a loaded camel, dromedary, across a flat landscape from right to left. Above, in the sky is a new moon and a star. In black ink on a red and orange background; with a black border; mounted on brown card, with a silver foil frame impressed with scrolls. Inscribed on the back: Sultanov Nikolai, 2000 and signed.
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