Vung Tau Cargo Small Blue and White lidded Baluster Vase
Vung Tau Cargo Small Blue and White lidded Baluster Vase
Vung Tau Cargo Small Blue and White lidded Baluster Vase
Vung Tau Cargo Small Blue and White lidded Baluster Vase

Period of KANGXI (1662-1722)

Vung Tau Cargo Small Blue and White lidded Baluster Vase

c. 1690 China

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Chinese blue and white porcelain lidded jar with original cover from the Vung Tau Cargo which sank on the way to the Dutch Ports in Batavia. There it would have been transhipped and sailed back to Holland with the VOC. The sinking happened c1690
The vase is lightly moulded and painted with shaped panels of tree peony below a hatched band.
It was salvaged by Captain Hatcher and sold through Christies in their Amsterdam Salerooms in April 1992
Excellent condition for wreck cargo
Slight loss of glaze otherwise excellent
Christies Amsterdam lots 129 - 143
Dimensions
External Height 10.00 cm (3.94 inches)
Stock Code
6016
Medium
Porcelain
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