The Ca Mau Shipwreck 1723-1735

#C-1985
Chien, Nguyen Dinh

Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Ca Mau
Comments: Illustrated; written in Vietnamese and English
Size: 8″ x 11.75″
Pages: 260
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The National Museum of Vietnamese History, Hanoi (2002), in paperback.
Description: This museum catalog describes the wreck of an unidentified trading vessel that sank in the 1723-35 timeframe, the discovery in 1998, and the artifacts (mostly ceramics) excavated from it. Magnificent color illustrations.

Turiang: A Fourteenth-Century Shipwreck in Southeast Asian Waters

#C-1654
Brown, Roxanna M. and Sten Sjostrand

ISBN/ISSN: 1877921173
Library of Congress: 99-075068
Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Turiang, Nanyang, Longquan, Royal Nanhai
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.75” x 10”
Pages: 63
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California (2000) in paperback.
Description: This book describes the Thai ceramic cargo found aboard the Turiang wreck, a 14th century Chinese ship discovered in the South China Sea during 1998.  Additionally, the book overviews 3 other Thai ceramic wrecks:  the Nanyang wreck, the Longquan wreck, and the Nanhai wreck.

The Ming Gap and Shipwreck Ceramics in Southeast Asia

#C-1653
Brown, Roxanna Maude

ISBN/ISSN: 9789749863770
Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Turiang, Nanyang, Longquan, Royal Nanhai, Hoi An, Xuande, Singtai, Nassau, Risdam, Diana, Desaru
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7” x 9.75”
Pages: 206 including 73 color plates
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Siam Society, Bangkok, Thailand (2009), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book investigates some nagging problems in studies of 15th century Asian  ceramics.  It includes materials from shipwrecks in China, Thailand, and Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei, Philippines, and Indonesia.  The book has 73 color plates of ceramics and tables describing the shipwrecks with references.  It also has an outstanding bibliography.

Maritime Archaeology and Shipwreck Ceramics in Malaysia

#C-1652
Brown, Roxanna M. and Sten Sjostrand

ISBN/ISSN: 967993537X
Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Turiang, Nanyang, Longquan, Royal Nanhai, Hoi An, Xuande, Singtai, Nassau, Risdam, Diana, Desaru
Comments: Exhibition catalog, includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 11” x 11”
Pages: 74, plus 44 pages of color plates
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Department of Museums & Antiquities, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2001), in hardback with a dust jacket and in paperback.  A second edition was published in both hardback with a dust jacket and paperback in 2004.
Description: This well-illustrated exhibition catalog includes the ceramics excavated from 12 shipwrecks near the Malaysia coast: Pontian boat (3rd – 5th century), Turiang wreck (~1370), Nanyang wreck (~1380), Longquan wreck (~1400), Royal Nanhai wreck (~1460), “Hoi An” (~1500), “Xuande” (~1540), “Singtai” (~1550), “Nassau” (1606), “Risdam” (1727), “Diana” (1817), and “Desaru” (~1830).  It also has an overview of the ceramics trade in Southeast Asia, and a description of Chinese trade pottery, Thai trade pottery, Vietnamese ceramics, and Sisatchanalai wares.