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Catalog Number 2008.9.123
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for a member of the Rattray family of Scotland, possibly for James Rattray of Craighill or his brother John Rattray, a surgeon in Edinburgh. The service could have been ordered by their cousin, Hugh Clerk who worked for the British East India Company.
Year Range from 1750
Year Range to 1755
Material Hard Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, Possibly 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 2125