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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Sake Cup

ca. 1979 (made)
Place Of Origin

Sake cup of stoneware with off-white glaze.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Stoneware with off-white glaze
Brief Description
Sake cup of stoneware with off-white glaze, from a set of two bottles and five cups; designed by Yamada Hikaru, Japan, Showa period, ca. 1979
Physical Description
Sake cup of stoneware with off-white glaze.
  • Height: 2.8cm
  • Width: 5.3cm
Marks and Inscriptions
Incised mark 'Hikaru' within square depression on the base
Object history
From a sake set with two bottles and five cups (FE.58 to F-1981).
Bibliographic Reference
Japan Style, handlist E16.
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record createdFebruary 12, 2000
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