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Catalog Number 2008.9.354
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service created for Thomas Wodehouse (1747-?) and his wife, Sarah Campbell. He was the younger brother of Sir John Wodehouse who also had an armorial service (see 2358)

Thomas was a barrister. In 1782, he married Sarah, the daughter of Pryse and Sarah Campbell. She grew up at her family's estate, Stackpole Court, in Wales. As a young woman, Sarah's portrait was painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds and engraved by Valentine Green in 1772.
Year Range from 1778
Year Range to 1782
Material Hard Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, 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 2357