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Catalog Number 2008.9.518
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is decorated with the initials "G.E.W." and the crest of the Wilson family of Plewlands House near Edinburgh, Scotland. Unfortunately no member of that family with these initials has yet been identified.
Year Range from 1793
Year Range to 1797
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