Pater Gratia Oriental Art

Thorncroft 1987

Object 2010401A




Author: Thorncroft, A.


Title: The Nanking Cargo Micheal Hatcher with Max de Rham


Book on the Salvage of the Dutch East India Company ship "Geldermalsen", which sank in 1752. In the spring of 1985, this wreck was mined for its valuables by the team of English salvager Capt. Michael Hatcher, who shipped them to Christie's Amsterdam who auctioned them as "The Nanking Cargo" in April 1986.


Publisher: Hamish Hamilton, London, 1987


Details: Hard cover binding, with lots of full colour illustrations and acknowledgements.


Pages: 176 pp.


ISBN 10: 0241121175


Language: English.


Dimensions: 272 mm (10.7 inch) x 200 mm (78 inch) x 18 mm (0.7 inch).


Price: Sold.


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