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Catalog Number 2008.9.380
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for William and Jane Brooke Hulton of Hulton Park in Lancashire near Manchester, England. They married on August 25, 1785, and this service was probably made to celebrate their marriage.

The Hulton arms on the viewer's left are quartered, and reflect descent from Roger de Hulton and his wife, Elenor de Hulton, who married in the fifteenth century.
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 2383