|Object Name||Cup, Coffee|
This cup is decorated with the initials "C.S.T." and the crest of the Timins family, which is a Bengal tiger resting its paw on an anchor. It is one of three services made for the Timins family during this period.
It is likely that at least this service was made for Captain Charles S. Timins of the Royal Navy. he and his brother both served in the navy, and spent time in Asia.
|Year Range from||1803|
|Year Range to||1807|
|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|