|Object Name||Cup, Coffee|
The cup is decorated with the arms of Scott. The family descended from Robert Scott and the Barons of Bowrie in Scotland in 1631. The coat of arms contains the motto, "Mihi lucra."
As seen from the image of a ship located on crest, the original owner was probably connected to the East India Company.
|Year Range from||1755|
|Year Range to||1760|
|Material||Hard Paste Porcelain|
|Place of Origin||Made in Jingdezhen, Possibly Decorated in Guangzhou (Canton), China|
|Collection||The Reeves Center|
|Collector||David Sanctuary Howard Collection of Armorial Porcelain Coffee Cups|
|On View||Reeves Center, Chinese Armorial Gallery|