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Catalog Number 2008.9.199
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup was made for a member of the Brown family. One possible owner could be William Brown, an officer in the Swedish East India Company who was known to be in China in 1745 and 1748.
Year Range from 1758
Year Range to 1762
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 2204