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Catalog Number 2008.9.493
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is decorated with the arms of the Haberdasher's Company, one of the guilds, or trade organizations of London, impaled with what are probably the arms of the Cottingham family. The impalement would suggest not a marriage, but possibly a membership in the guild.
Year Range from 1793.0
Year Range to 1797.0
Material Hard Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, 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