Painted wooden toy camel. The surface is finely chipped in several areas. It looks as though it was once painted mainly white but the glaze has yellowed. It has been painted with green, black, red, yellow and gold details, including a saddle, reigns and decoration on the head, neck and rump. The mouth is slightly open and it has bands of red around the lower leg. It is attached to a wooden base, painted green with a black border.
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