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Catalog Number 2008.9.466
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for a member of the Wemyss family of England. It may have been made for William Wemyss (1760-1822) who was a Lt. General in the British army and who married Frances Erskine in 1788.
Year Range from 1788.0
Year Range to 1792.0
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