Indonesia to auction some ancient treasure pieces (4)

08:20, May 05, 2010      

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Belgian treasure-hunter Heymans displays one ancient Chinese porcelain with the word "tian xia tai ping" in Jakarta, capital of Indonedia, May 4, 2010. Indonesia government plans to auction part of ancient treasure trove with 271,000 pieces salvaged from shipwreck found in the northern waters of Cirebon, West Java, on May 5 in Jakarta, which including lots of Chinese procelain dating back to Liao dynasty (907-1125), and rubies, pearls, gold jewellery, and Iranian glassware. (Xinhua/Yue Yuewei)


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