Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wine cup
  • Japan
  • wine cup, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • porcelain, underglazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4 x 5.7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 9/16 x 2 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1643.b

Small cup (one of a pair) made of white clay with clear glaze, slightly creamy tint. No crackle. Scattered cherry blossoms in black underglaze on outside. Spiral on bottom.