Tek Sing Treasures

Nagel Auctions

Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Tek Sing, ceramics
Comments: Written in both English and German; lavishly illustrated
Size: 8.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 395
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Nagel Auctions, Stuttgart, Germany (2000), in both hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued) and in paperback.
Description: This lavishly illustrated book tells the story of the salvage of the “Tek Sing”, a Chinese junk that sank in the South China Sea in 1822, by Michael Hatcher. Most of the book consists of color photos of the ceramics found in the wreck. This book complements Nagel’s 1020 page Auction List.