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Catalog Number 2008.9.111
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for a member of the Gordon family, possibly for Dr. Gordon who was a surgeon in the employ of the East India Company. He died in Canton in 1771.
Year Range from 1750
Year Range to 1755
Material Hard Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, Possibly 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 2113