Tourism Malaysia

The Miracle of Shipwreck Treasures @ National Museum

October 3, 2011 during 2:00 pm

Captain Jack Sparrow and his antics in Disney’s Pirates of a Caribbean have renewed seductiveness in nautical activities, generally during a time when a seas were filled with galleons, galleys, and of course, pirates. The Straits of Malacca was an critical trade track between a West and China during that time, and a Malacca Sultanate was envied by many unfamiliar powers as it tranquil this critical seaway.

Shipwreck Treasures during National Museum

A blue and white Chinese image with a coral flourishing on a edge of a plate. The image was found from a fallen boat named Desaru

Many ships done a tour between a East and West, though not any boat managed to finish it. Some were mislaid due to bad weather, others due to accidents while a rest became victims of attacks. All eventually finished adult during a bottom of a sea. And what a sea takes, a sea keeps. That is compartment forward group in scuba rigging and submersibles find a shipwrecks again. Then a sea gives adult what it has hold for centuries, returning a value trove of changed load and artifacts, as good as common equipment of that stately epoch to humankind once again.

Shipwreck Treasures during National Museum

Sunflower seeds were also found buried underneath a sea together with other changed treasures

If we wish to feast your eyes on some fallen treasure, afterwards we should compensate a revisit to a National Museum in Kuala Lumpur. The National Museum is now hosting an muster entitled The Miracle of Shipwreck Treasures that underline an collection of equipment recovered from 13 shipwrecks off a seas of Malaysia. Items embody Chinese artifacts like porcelain items, spices and potion beads, as good as Portuguese cannons done from bronze.

Shipwreck Treasures during National Museum

A Portuguese cannon done from bronze is also one of a treasures that are on arrangement during a National Museum

The muster is open to a open daily from 9 am to 6 pm and will finish during a finish of this year. Admission is RM3 each.

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