YUAN or MING c.1300 – 1450 Cizhou Ware
A Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368) or Early Ming Cizhou Style Stoneware Stem Cup, Perhaps Huozhou Ware, c.1300-1450.
A large chip to the foot c.11 x 7 mm, a smaller chip to the footrim c.7 x 4 mm. Some discolouration to the interior.
Height : 7 cm (2 3/4 inches)
For a Yuan stem cup of this type see : Chinese Ceramics From The Irie Collection (Irie, Masanobu Art collections, Ōsaka-shi Bijutsu Shinkō Kyōkai, Japan, 1997) page 10 plate 57. For another stem cup of this type dated to the Ming dynasty see our `Sold Items` number 16909. For a further stem cup of this type dated as Song or Yuan from the Plesch Collection see : Interiors, Christie`s South Kensington 11th and 12th of March 2014, lot 555.
Stock number: 24220.