|Object Name||Cup, Coffee|
This cup was made for a member of the Hesketh family of Lancashire.
The arms are decorated with a small star, which is known as a mullet, on the upper part of the shield. This is the symbol of a third son, so this cup was made for a third son.
|Year Range from||1733|
|Year Range to||1735|
|Material||Hard Paste Porcelain|
|Place of Origin||Made in Jingdezhen, 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||2035|