A collection of shipwreck porcelain Circa 1640 and later
Lot 170
A collection of shipwreck porcelain Circa 1640 and later
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,308) inc. premium
Lot Details
A collection of shipwreck porcelain
Circa 1640 and later
Comprising blue and white items from the Hatcher cargo - a small bottle vase, a stem cup and a pair of lotus flowers with rising stamens and poems painted on exterior; from the Nanking cargo - a pair of dishes painted with chilong dragons, a blue and white tankard and an enamelled cup; from the Vung Tau cargo - two dehua saucers, a bowl with barnacles, a blue and white dish, a small box and two jar covers; from the Diana cargo - two provincial bowls and a brown jar; from the Tek Sing cargo - a boy riding a buffalo; together with unlabelled items - a jar painted with crosses, a dish with dragons painted in slip, two bird models and a pair of vases with accretions,
(25).

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The lotus flowers were purchased from Heirloom and Howard Ltd, 1 Hay Hill, Berkley Sq. London, on 5th July 1984 by Lord Perth.

    Most other items bearing labels from their respective cargo sales.
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