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Catalog Number 2008.9.242
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is part of a service made for a Mr. Gurney who married a Miss Watson. It was most likely made for the line of a younger son of John Gurney (1655-1721), whose grandsons John and Henry founded Gurney Bank in Norwich, England.
Year Range from 1763
Year Range to 1767
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