Shipwreck Ceramics- Nanking Cargo Chinese Porcelain saucer-dish, c.1750

$340.00 AUD

Chinese Export porcelain saucer-dish of large size, decorated with four large peony-rose flowers, the on-glaze enamels now degenerated to blacks & greys, with signs of gilt details, the rim with a lambrequin border.

Circa 1750



Condition: broken & re-stuck, enamels have degenerated in the seawater


Provenance: Geldermalsen shipwreck 1752, known as the ‘Nankin Cargo’, recovered by Australian diver Captain Hatcher 1983, not sold in the European auctions of the Nankin Cargo, brought back to Australia.




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