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Catalog Number 2008.9.83
Object Name Beaker, Drinking
Description This beaker was possibly made for a member of the Odrone family of Ireland or Wales.

Beakers were rarely included in hot beverage services, but when they were they were intended to be used for drinking coffee or hot chocolate.
Year Range from 1745
Year Range to 1750
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 2085