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Catalog Number 2008.9.138
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for a member of the Wells family of Boxford in Kent, England. It was probably made for one of three brothers- Joseph, Francis or George Wells who were alive at the time the cup was made.
Year Range from 1750.0
Year Range to 1755.0
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