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Asian Art

Small cup

14th century

Porcelain

2 × 3 3/4 in. (5.08 × 9.525 cm) base (foot): 2 in.(5.08 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.110
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Yuan dynasty (1279–1368) or early Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by J. Crockett on Oct. 7, 1968 from Manila dealer Efemio de Castro. Said to have been excavated from Chinese grave sites in Bicol, Philippines.

Bibliography: 

Leandro Locsin and Cecilia Locsin, Oriental Ceramics Discovered in the Philippines (Rutland, Vt.: C.E. Tuttle Co., 1967).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.