Wine cup

Wine cups were traditionally used on altars in the Peranakan home. Wine cups 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
Singapore
Dimension
Object size: 4.7 x 7.7 cm
Accession No.
1999-00725
Material
Porcelain
Collection of
Asian Civilisations Museum
Credit Line
Bequest of Tony Wee and Colin Holland
Category
Ceramics