|Object Name||Cup, Coffee|
This cup is decorated with the arms of either a member of the Forster family of Bamborough Castle or a member of the Foster family of Jamaica. The arms include a mullet, or star, which symbolizes that the arms were born by a third son.
Many individuals with names like Forster and Forester have arms decorated with hunting horns.
|Year Range from||1750|
|Year Range to||1755|
|Material||Hard Paste Porcelain|
|Place of Origin||Made in Jingdezhen, Possibly Decorated in Guangzhou (Canton), China|
|Collection||The Reeves Center|
|Credit line||Gift of H.F. Lenfest and Beverly M. DuBose III|
|On View||Reeves Center, Chinese Armorial Gallery|
|Gallery ID Number||2111|