|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|
|Credit line||Gift of H.F. Lenfest and Beverly M. DuBose III|
|On View||Reeves Center, Chinese Armorial Gallery|
|Gallery ID Number||2184|