Lam Du Xenh, a shipwreck collector from central Vietnam
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Vietnam shipwrecks: The collector's story

Lam Du Xenh, from central Vietnam, has collected ceramics and artefacts from shipwrecks since he was a boy.

His collection includes pieces from nine shipwrecks and a huge number of ceramics.

Some of them date back to the 10th century, providing clues about Vietnam's trading history.

He told the BBC about his collection.

  • 02 Dec 2014
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