Valdes, Cynthia O: THE SAGA OF THE SAN DIEGO. Manila, 1993. 95 pp. 16 pp. in full colour. 28x21 cm. Paper.
GBP 50.00
Tells the fascinating story of the wreck of the San Diego, a galleon and warship that sank in Philippine waters c.1600 AD with a cargo of Chinese and Southeast Asian ceramics, including Kraak porcelains. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the National Museum of the Philippines. Details the maritime excavations and illustrates and discusses numerous ceramics and other artifacts retrieved. Scarce.
Subjects: Ceramics
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 230 in printed List 197.
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