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Catalog Number 2008.9.341
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is part of a service made for a Mr. Roberts of Ireland and his wife, a Miss Carter. The motto is, "Nec oration vita jussentiat." Just beneath the crest is a label, which is a mark of cadency for the heir and eldest son.
Year Range from 1778
Year Range to 1782
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 2346