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Catalog Number 2008.9.340
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is part of a service commissioned for a Mr. Price of Rhiwlas, Wales, and a Miss Perryn. The Miss Perryn was a member of one of two prominent families in England, the Perryn family or the Perrin family, but it cannot be said for certain which one.

No marriage is recorded between the two families around the time the service was commissioned.
Year Range from 1778
Year Range to 1782
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 2345