Nanhai no. 1 begins to show its wares

Nanhai No. 1. Source: China Daily 20150101

The contents of the Nanhai No. 1, a shipwreck recovered in full from the bottom of the South China Sea, is starting to be examined by Chinese archaeologists and the haul looks impressive indeed.

Nanhai No. 1. Source: China Daily 20150101
Nanhai No. 1. Source: China Daily 20150101

Large number of relics found in ancient ship Nanhai No 1
China Daily, 01 January 2015

Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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