submerged cargo from the belitung shipwreck

Green-splashed drinking cups reveal modeled ducks, turtles, and fish.


SHIPWRECKED: Tang Treasures and Monsoon Winds is jointly organized by the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, the Asian Civilisations Museum, National Heritage Board, Singapore and the Singapore Tourism Board.

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Patron of Exhibition: George Yeo, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Singapore.

The exhibition has received major support from Clay Maitland, Keppel Corporation, PSA International Pte. Ltd. and Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited.

Special thanks to National Geographic.

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The artifacts on display are from the Tang Shipwreck Treasure: Singapore’s Maritime Collection. The acquisition was made possible by the generous donation of the Estate of Tan Sri Khoo Teck Puat.