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About this Item
oblong, countermarked with the stamps of the Dutch East India Company (Zeeland Chambers in Middelburg), with assayer’s mark, 14,5cm long, 1445g
These bars were salvaged from the wreck of the Bredenhof which went down in the Mozambique Channel in 1753.
Christie's, Chinese and Japanese Ceramics, Furniture and Works of Art, Amsterdam, 26 October 1993, lot 418.
Christie's, The Bredenhof Bullion, Amsterdam, 4 December 1986.
Property of a Collector.