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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    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 panels of elegant ladies, flowers, foliage and rocks, leaf mark to the base
    24 ¼ in. (61.5 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    This Lot is Withdrawn.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.