Wine cup

Wine cups were traditionally used on altars in the Peranakan home. They were either used in a set of three for an offering to the deities, or in a set of eight to the ancestors. Wine cups are the smallest size of cups found in Nonyaware.

Date/Period
Late 19th-early 20th centuries
Region
China
Dimension
Gross measurement: Dia: 9.2 x H: 5.0cm
Accession No.
2006-00953
Material
Porcelain
Collection of
Asian Civilisations Museum
Category
Ceramics