4 beautiful Chinese bowls with original Christies auction sticker. These rare pieces are freely painted with stylised plants and flowers.
1 bowl has a chip on the top. Please view the photos
The VOC ship Geldermalsen struck a reef on her return voyage to the Netherlands and sank in the South China Sea on January 3, 1752. The cargo was recovered by Captain Michael Hatcher and his team in 1985 and sold by Christie's Amsterdam on 28 April - 2 May 1985 as 'The Nanking Cargo. Chinese export porcelain and gold 'two hundred and thirty-five years later.
Will be packaged with care and sent by registered post!
- Total nr of items
- VOC bowls "The Nanking Cargo" shipwreck Christie's
- 18th century
- Region/ Country of origin
- Fair condition, see description
- 70×137×137 mm