Hoi An Shipwreck Blue and White Decorated Box

GBP 125.00

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Object Description

A beautiful Hoi An blue and white decorated porcelain box. The lid consists of a central flower with foliage design framed by a singular ring and a band of line motifs. The bevelled edge features a continuous band of alternating geometric squares and scrolling line motifs. A slightly convex rim on the base with a matching design of the continuous band on the lid.

Date: Circa late 15th-early 16th century AD

Object History

From the Hoi An shipwreck, sank in the late 15th-early 16th century AD (approximately 1490). Recovered in the early 1990’s.

Object Condition

Fine condition. Some minor chips to the rim and light abrasions, dulling of glazed surfaces due to seawater exposure.

Object Details

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The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
SW1Y 4AA