The poem on this cup is:
High above these
islands, home of
reflecting off the evening waves--
the cresent moon!
Provenance: The John Stevens Collection.
This piece comes from the collection of the expert and author of 'Lotus Moon : The Poetry of the Buddhist Nun Rengetsu', John Stevens.
Age: 19th Century
Size: 1.25 inches high, 2.5 inch diam
Media: Glazed Ceramic
Condition: Lacquer repairs, hairline crack.