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Catalog Number 2008.9.113
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Description This cup is from one of four services made for the Hilton family of England between about 1750 and 1800. This service, along with another of about the same date, were probably made for Henry Hilton, a London wine merchant. He and his wife Anna lived in the parish of All Hallows, Barking, in the city of London.
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
Collector David Sanctuary Howard Collection of Armorial Porcelain Coffee Cups
On View Reeves Center, Chinese Armorial Gallery