Hoi An Shipwreck Blue and White Lotus Box

GBP 75.00

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Object Description

A fine Hoi An blue and white porcelain box. The lid features a ring which frames a lotus flower surrounded by a blue background. A circle is presented on the side of the box, covering both the lid and base, otherwise the base is unadorned.
Date: Circa late 15th-early 16th century AD

Object History

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

Object Condition

Condition: Fine condition. Dulling of glazed surfaces due to seawater exposure.

Object Details

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  • dimensions
    H:4 centimeters

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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
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