Before the 1822
Plate came from the Tek Sing wreck which had sank in Februrary of 1822 on South China Sea. The ship was carrying a porcelain load. 1,600 people died in the disaster. The structure of the object has been strongly changed by the sea water.
The Foundation strives to sistematically complement the collection of ceramics from the Tek Sing Wreck.
Purchased in 2016.
Diameter: 9 cm