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Catalog Number 2008.9.239
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is part of a service commissioned by a member of the Forbes family of Alford, England. The motto, "Non deest spes" means "hope is not wanting."
Year Range from 1763.0
Year Range to 1767.0
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