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Hoi An Shipwreck Ceramic Boxes (Captain Trang Series)

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One of a Kind!

Only 1 available

Destination: Hanoi, Vietnam

These 500 year old porcelain boxes tell a tale of high seas tragedy and typhoon-battered triumph. A shipwreck story that has made them treasured collectors’ items around the world.


In the mid 1400s, a Chinese merchant ship laden with 750,000 pieces of Vietnamese Ming-inspired ceramics was hit by a catastrophic typhoon off the coast of Hoi An. Ravaged by fire and eroded by seawater, the ship’s... Read More

Details and Dimensions

1.5" H, 1.5" diameter; A to D from Left to Right.
Shape is similar to fourth box in group image.
Seawater aged and heat cracked by the ship’s oil fire. Some boxes have mismatched lids and bases. 

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