Wine Cup

Accession Number

Wine Cup


Artist Nationality
Korean (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
13th century

Medium & Support
stoneware with crackled celadon glaze

1 13/16 x 3 7/16 x 3 7/16 in. (4.6 x 8.7 x 8.7 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Bruce and Inta Hasenkamp and Museum purchase made possible by Elder and Mrs. Sang-Yong Nam

Subject matter
A cup with a wide mouth, which is similiar with a form of a bowl. 

Physical Description

The wide mouth of this cup gives it a form similar to that of a bowl. The foot has its glaze removed and has three refractory spur marks. Fine crackles are spread throughout the inner wall. The glaze is well fused, produing a shiny surface.
[Korean Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art (2014) p.121]

Primary Object Classification

Primary Object Type

Additional Object Classification(s)
Decorative Arts

Collection Area

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celadon (glaze)
ceramic (material)
cups (drinking vessels)
stoneware (pottery)

2 Related Resources

Before 1492
(Part of 3 Learning Collections)
Cabinet O: Shelf 2
(Part of: Albertine Monroe-Brown Study-Storage Gallery)

& Author Notes

Web Use Permitted

On display

UMMA Gallery Location ➜ AMH, 2nd floor ➜ 205 (Albertine Monroe-Brown Study-Storage Gallery) ➜ Cabinet O ➜ Shelf 2