Yellow-glazed cup of this form are very rare. A similar cup from the E.T. Hall Collection was exhibited at the Oriental Ceramic Society exhibition Iron in the Fire, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 1988, cat. no. 60, col. pl. 23, and subsequently sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 2 May 2000, lot 506. Another from the Percival David Foundation is included in the Illustrated Catalogue of Ming and Qing Dynasty Monochrome Wares, London, 1989, pl. 10. Regina Krahl includes another example in Chinese Ceramics from the Meiyintang Collection, London, 1994, vol. 2, no. 698, while another from the E.T. Chow and T.Y. Chao Collections sold in Hong Kong, 19 May 1981, lot 452 and 18 November 1986, lot 68.
Compare also the blue-glazed version from the E. T. Hall Collection, sold in Sotheby's Hong Kong, 2 May 2000, lot 510.