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Catalog Number R1967.1.214.2
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This romantic cup, decorated with a pair of hearts, was made for Mehitable Adams (1760-1827) and her husband Captain Joseph Neale Arnold (1764-1816) of Braintree, Massachusetts. They married in 1785.
Year Range from 1795
Year Range to 1805
Material Hard-Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, Decorated in Guangzhou (Canton), China
Collection The Reeves Center
Credit line Mr. and Mrs. Euchlin D. Reeves Collection in memory of Mrs. Chester Green Reeves and Miss Lizzie H. Dyer
On View Reeves Center, Chinese Export Porcelain Gallery
Gallery ID Number 61