GU FAN YIZHEN: "NAN AO YI HAO" CHUSHUI JINGPIN WENWU TULU. (Illustrated Catalogue of Recovered Artefacts from the Nan Ao No. 1 Shipwreck). Beijing, 2014. 376 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Boards.
Details the discovery of a late Ming shipwreck discovered in 2007 off the coast of Shantou in China's Guangdong province. The wreck yielded tens of thousands of ceramics dating from the Wanli reign and was obviously a trade vessel. The discovery and excavation of the wreck is first discussed and illustrated and is followed by a broad selection of the ceramics shown in full page colour plates along with a few objects in other media. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Ceramics Maritime
Can be ordered in, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 50 in printed List 188.
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