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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
Year Range to 1770
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 2248