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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 45

    A LARGE CHINESE 'VUNG TAO CARGO' BLUE AND WHITE VASE AND COVER

    KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1690

    Estimate

    A LARGE CHINESE 'VUNG TAO CARGO' BLUE AND WHITE VASE AND COVER
    KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1690
    Painted with spiralling landscape panels of figures, encircled leaf mark to the base
    25 ½ in. (65 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    The Vung Tao Cargo, from a trading vessel which sank in circa 1690 off the coast of Con Dao Island, near the southern coast of Vietnam.


    Saleroom Notice

    This Lot is Withdrawn.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR (LOTS 44 - 47)


    Exhibited

    Musée des Arts Asiatiques, Toulon, France, L'Asie des Collectionneurs, 29 March - 29 September 2013.