Pickford, Nigel and Michael Hatcher; with a section on the porcelain by David Freedman: THE LEGACY OF THE TEK SING. China's Titanic - Its Tragedy and Its Treasure. Cambridge, 2000. 176 pp. Colour plates throughout. Glossary. 28x22 cm. Cloth.
An extraordinary story of the tragedy of the Chinese junk Tek Sing that sank off Indonesia in 1822 with a huge cargo of porcelain, recently salvaged by Michael Hatcher and auctioned in Germany. A well-illustrated and readable account of the history and salvage. See also item 0000.
Subjects: Ceramics Maritime
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 592 in printed List 193.
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