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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 46

    A PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE 'VUNG TAO CARGO' BLUE AND WHITE DEEP BOWLS AND COVERS

    KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1690

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE 'VUNG TAO CARGO' BLUE AND WHITE DEEP BOWLS AND COVERS
    KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1690
    Painted with alternating panels of trees and flowering foliage, encircled leaf marks to the bases
    17 in. (43 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    This Lot is Withdrawn.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