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Catalog Number 2008.9.514
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is decorated with the crest of the Tudway family of Essex and the initials "J.E.T.", "T.E.T." or "F.E.T." Because it is difficult to read the initials, it is difficult to suggest an original owner, but there was a John Tudway alive at the time this cup was made who is a possible candidate.
Year Range from 1793
Year Range to 1797
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 2494