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Catalog Number 2008.9.435
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for a member of the Macfarlane family of Scotland. It was most likely made for Francis MacFarlane, who lived near Dublin, Ireland. He married Jane Hastie in 1766, and following her death married Mary Richardson. This service may have been made to celebrate his second marriage.
Year Range from 1788
Year Range to 1792
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 2429