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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
Year Range to 1760
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 2161