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Catalog Number 2008.9.106
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for James Durham and his wife Margaret Rutherford. Though the family originated in England, they were based in Scotland from the time of Robert the Bruce.

The arms are based on James Durham's bookplate, which is inscribed James Durham of Largo Esqr."
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 2108