22 September 2004
A Small Punch'ong Cup with Handles
Choson period (15th-16th century)
Oval, set on a raised ring foot and moulded with two angled flange handles, decorated on the exterior and interior in white slip with bands of stylized flowers between narrow concentric rings and covered with a green-tinged transparent glaze, foot rim unglazed, repairs in gold lacquer
1 5/8in. (4.2cm.) high; 5in. (12.7cm.) wide
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Kyu Chosen Sotokufu, ed., Chosen koseki zufu (Illustrated record of Korean relics), vol. 15 (Tokyo: Meicho shuppan, 1974), p. 2147, no. 6130.
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