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Catalog Number 2008.9.363
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is decorated with the arms of Henry Frederick Thynne, Baron Carteret (1735-1826). He served as Postmaster General from 1770 until 1789, and was made a baron in 1784. This service was probably made shortly after he became a baron.
Year Range from 1783
Year Range to 1787
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 2366