Objects
Cup. Chinese
Cup. Chinese
Title
Ethnic groups
Chinese
Territory
Primorsky Oblast, Ussuri Krai, river Takema
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors
Museum of the Peoples of the USSR
Material
Dimensions
diameter 13.0; height 5.0
Number
РЭМ 8761-11129
Annotation
Gouged from wood swelling (gnarl), with a wide round mouth and a narrower bottom. Wooden tableware was common among the Chinese (“manza”). But its feature was plain, and sometimes coarse, making compared to wooden utensils of neighboring peoples.