Lot 53. A Korean slip-inlaid celadon stoneware cup, Goryeo dynasty, 13th century. Height 2 7/8 in., 7.3 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Lot sold 27,500 USD. © Sotheby's
with a foliate rim and ten lobes, supported on a flared stem foot, each lobe inlaid with white and black slip with a chrysanthemum spray between incised foliate scrolls and waves, the interior with an incised floral medallion, Japanese wood box (4).
Provenance: Kitayama Fine Arts, Tokyo, acquired in the 1970s.