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Catalog Number 2008.9.93
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from a service made for William Davis and his wife, Anne Southerne. William was governor of the British East India Company settlement of Bengal. Anne and William married in 1738.
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
Collector David Sanctuary Howard Collection of Armorial Porcelain Coffee Cups
On View Reeves Center, Chinese Armorial Gallery