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Catalog Number 2008.9.160
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup bears the arms of the Hare family from Stow Bardolph, England. The service was likely made either for Sir Thomas Hare, 4th Baronet, or his brother, Sir George, 5th Baronet and Major in the Dragoons. Sir Thomas died in 1760, and his brother died in 1764; neither had an heir.
Year Range from 1755.0
Year Range to 1760.0
Material Hard Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, Possibly 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