University Collections of Art and History

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Catalog Number 2008.9.243
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup displays the arms of a gentleman, with a single coat of arms on the shield.

These arms were borne by a male member of the Hallett family of Kent, England. It was almost certainly made for the father or one of the brothers of Captain John Hallett, who owned cup number 2214.
Year Range from 1765.0
Year Range to 1770.0
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